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Will I get a diabetes ?

my father, my aunt and my brother have diabetes. They said they really like sweets and frequently drink soda..i don t think i have a sweet tooth but i m worried that i might inherit it..
Wed, 27 Apr 2011
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Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 's  Response
hello,
There are more chances of diabetes if its already there in family... So better try to follow a healthy life style and do workout daily. try to avoid junk food.
take care.
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Diet does not have a relation for the manifestation of diabetes in a healthy individual. People with family history should monitor blood sugar regularly and also keep weight in the normal range.

Dentist Dr. E. Bharathikannan's  Response
hello,
there is more probablity that you get diabetes since you have a family history of diabetes. so follow a healthy life style. have a healthy food pattern and do workout daily. burnout your calories what you take in. happy life.
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