The Canadian Diabetes Association has become Diabetes Canada*
Recognize is your reminder to consider diabetes risk factors for all of your patients, and screen appropriately for type 2 diabetes.
I have to do a bloodtest on everyone?
OR, that I have to look for type 2 diabetes risk factors in everyone?
Click here to view risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes
Screen every 3 years in individuals > 40 years of age or in individuals at high risk using a risk calculator. Screen earlier and/or more frequently in people with additional risk factors for diabetes or for those at very high risk using a risk calculator.
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*The Canadian Diabetes Association is the registered owner of the name Diabetes Canada. All content on guidelines.diabetes.ca, CPG Apps and in our online store remains exactly the same. For questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.