menu

Nearly 1 In 4 U.S. Teens Has Diabetes Or Prediabetes [Headlines]

Innovation

In just 10 years, the number of teens with pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes more than doubled, jumping from 9% in 1999-2000 to 23% in 2007-2008.

Allie Walker
  • 23 may 2012

Although teen obesity rates, high blood pressure, and high LDL cholesterol rates have remained steady over the last decade, the number of teens affected with pre-diabetes, or type 2 diabetes, higher than average blood sugar levels, has more than doubled, now affecting nearly 1 in 4 teens. Reuters

+Diabetes
+fitness / sport
+Headlines
+Health
+illness
+obesity
+stroke
+sugar
+Teens
+wellness
+Work & Business
+Youth
Trending

Human Rights Activist: What Is The Future Of Corporate Responsibility

Fashion
PSFK MEMBERSHIP


JOIN RETAIL INTELLIGENCE PLATFORM

Get access to our retail reports and 20,000-plus retail insights

LEARN MORE

TREND REPORT


FORECAST 2020
The Consumer Roles That Will Shape Our Future
 

DOWNLOAD NOW

No search results found.