Study: 1 in 10 Americans Have Type 2 Diabetes

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About 29.1 million Americans—nearly 10% of the U.S. population—now has type 2 diabetes, according to a new report.

Of those Americans with the illness, 27.8% of them are undiagnosed, according to the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention’s2014 National Diabetes Statistics Report released Tuesday. The report uses data collected between 2009-2012, as well as national surveys.

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