People who think they might have diabetes must visit a physician for diagnosis. They might have SOME or NONE of the following symptoms:
- Frequent urination
- Excessive thirst
- Unexplained weight loss
- Extreme hunger
- Sudden vision changes
- Tingling or numbness in hands or feet
- Feeling very tired much of the time
- Very dry skin
- Sores that are slow to heal
- More infections than usual.
Nausea, vomiting, or stomach pains may accompany some of these symptoms in the abrupt onset of insulin-dependent diabetes, now called type 1 diabetes.
Know Your Risk, Take the Test
to go to the Cabarrus County Network of Care Service Directory to learn if you are at risk for prediabetes.
To find physical activity, nutrition, and medical services for individuals with prediabetes or those who have already been diagnosed, click here
. You will be taken to the Network of Care Diabetes Prevention and Management section of the service directory. Diabetes Prevention or Self-Management Classes may also be available.