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Preventing type 2 diabetes

Today, diabetes affects 17 million Americans. In 2002, the direct and indirect costs of the disease totaled $132 billion, or “one out of every ten healthcare dollars spent in the United States,” says the American Diabetes Association (ADA). Yet the healthcare burden and personal costs related to diabetes can largely be prevented through lifestyle modification.

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