About 79 million people in the United States have pre-diabetes. They are 2 times more likely to have a heart attack or stroke then someone with normal blood sugar levels
Pre-diabetes is a fasting blood sugar level between 100-125 mg/dl
It can be treated with diet and exercise
With lifestyle change and weight loss, the risk of getting diabetes may be prevented or delayed.
Source: UH Elyria Medical Center (University Hospitals) Elyria, Ohio Diabetes Education Program: 440-284-5709