Almost 50% of Adults in US Have Diabetes or Are at High Risk of Getting It

Nearly half of all American adults have type 2 diabetes or prediabetes, claims a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Researchers say that up to 14% of adults had either diagnosed or undiagnosed type 2 diabetes in 2011-2012, and approximately 38% had diagnosed or undiagnosed prediabetes.
Journal of the American Medical Association, September 2015