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NHS targets middle-aged men with online diabetes risk quiz

Campaign in England intended in part to prevent Covid deaths among those with type 2 diabetes * Coronavirus – latest updates * See all our coronavirus coverage Middle-aged men in England are to be encouraged to take a short online quiz to test their vulnerability to type 2 diabetes, as part of an NHS campaign partly intended to prevent more Covid deaths. The “know your risk” quiz, developed by Diabetes UK, asks seven questions about weight, height and waist size to establish a body mass index or BMI. Users are also asked whether any of their relatives have had diabetes. Results are given four bands from low to high risk. Continue reading...

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