The current screening test for prediabetes in children who leads to frequent inaccurate diagnosesObese children are at increased risk for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes can not always be the most appropriate test to screen for these conditions was a new Canadian study. The results were presented at the Endocrine Society 90th Annual Conference presented in San Francisco.
The diagnostic criteria for prediabetes But if they rely on the results of the fasting blood glucose test the American and Canadian the American and Canadian diabetes associations, they found that only 8 % of the children had prediabetes. ‘The majority of children with prediabetes would not recognize their condition,’said Morrison.. The authors studied 172 overweight children aged 5 to 17, will help to achieve connected linked a healthy weight. All the children had. Evaluation of risk factors for diabetes and metabolic syndrome, including testing of the blood sugar With the glucose load test, the researchers found that 25 % of children. Continue reading