This guide will help you identify and navigate resources on diabetes from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to include resources from the National Institutes of Health.
This site is intended to provide general information only and is not intended to substitute for or be used as medical advice regarding any individual or treatment for any specific disease or condition. If you have questions regarding your or anyone else’s health, medical care, or the diagnosis or treatment of a specific disease or condition, please consult with your personal healthcare provider.
HIspanic Population and Diabetes
The CDC reports that Hispanic/Latino Americans are more likely to have Type 2 Diabetes (17%) than non-Hispanic whites (8%). And more than half of Hispanic/Latino American adults are expected to develop Type 2 Diabetes in their lifetime.