November 1997 Issue

More People in Danger of Diabetes: Why You Could Be One Of Them

(First in a two-part series on diabetes.) Chances are, you know several people with diabetes, whether you realize it or not. What's scary is they may not realize it. Sixteen million Americans have the disease. Yet only half of them are aware of it, according to the American Diabetes Association (ADA). That means millions of people are harboring a silent killer, the fourth most common cause of death by disease in the U.S.

To continue reading this entire article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Environmental Nutrition

Get the next year of Environmental Nutrition for just $20. And access all of our online content - how to fight heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's, and dozens of other diseases - free of charge.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.