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Help please! is diabetes hereditary?

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Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Family Medicine
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In brief: Diabetes hereditary?

Yes, having a family history of diabetes can raise your risk of diabetes.

In brief: Diabetes hereditary?

Yes, having a family history of diabetes can raise your risk of diabetes.
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
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Dr. Thomas Heston
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

Both type 1 and type 2 diabetes have a genetic predisposition, although other factors also frequently play an important role especially in type 2 diabetes.

In brief: Yes

Both type 1 and type 2 diabetes have a genetic predisposition, although other factors also frequently play an important role especially in type 2 diabetes.
Dr. Thomas Heston
Dr. Thomas Heston
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