American Indians and Alaska Natives have the highest diabetes prevalence rates of all racial and ethnic groups in the United States.
March is National Kidney Month and the focus of the month is to have everyone give “…their kidneys a second thought and a well-deserved checkup.” (1) Why Are Kidneys So Important As the National Kidney Foundation provides, “Healthy kidneys have many important jobs. They remove waste products and extra water from your body, help make […]
Held March 28, 2017, American Diabetes Association Alert Day is a day to sound the alarm about the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in American adults by asking America to take the American Diabetes Association Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test. The free, anonymous risk test is available online or via a one-sided handout, and only […]