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    An_257175 posted:
    can a teenager get diabetices cause her mom has type 2 diabetices? and her dad does not
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    fcl responded:
    A teen who has a parent with type 2 diabetes is at a higher risk of having type 2 diabetes than a teen who does not have a parent with type 2 diabetes.

    Here's a link that explains the risk factors:

    http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/type-2-diabetes/basics/risk-factors/con-20031902


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