• Awareness of imminent diabetes diagnosis fails to change patients' behavior

    9 days ago - By Healio

    Adults who were aware of their prediabetes status were more likely than those who were unaware to report a perceived risk for diabetes, data show.
    However, the risk awareness was not associated with a meaningful difference in dietary or physical activity behaviors, according to researchers.
    Erica Li, MD, a family medicine specialist at Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia, and colleagues conducted a secondary analysis of 2015 to 2016 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data. The survey assessed participants' personal risk for developing diabetes, general health
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