UCD May 2021 Newsletter
WHY IS PREDIABETES AND DIABETES PREVENTION IMPORTANT?
Diabetes type 2 is significantly worse is the Hispanic population and in the RGV compared to both Texas and the US. In spite of this, spending on high sugary beverages significantly increased in 2019 compared to 2018. In addition, the number of adults who get tested for diabetes or high blood sugar continues to decrease since 2013.