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Does diabetes run in families?
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Usually, but
Not always.

In brief: Usually, but
Not always.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
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Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology
In brief: Yes but....
Yes , diabetes clearly runs in families , but for type 2 diabetes the most common type you can do things such as exercise and weight control to lessen your risk.

In brief: Yes but....
Yes , diabetes clearly runs in families , but for type 2 diabetes the most common type you can do things such as exercise and weight control to lessen your risk.
Dr. Thomas Wright
Dr. Thomas Wright
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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Yes
Best example is if 1 twin has it, 95% of other twin will get it within 10 years.

In brief: Yes
Best example is if 1 twin has it, 95% of other twin will get it within 10 years.
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
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