Study Finds Diabetes on the Rise in U.S.

The prevalence of diabetes among all Americans increased from nearly 10% to over 12% between 1988 and 2012, yet over a third of cases still go undiagnosed, according to researchers from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reporting in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Researchers also found that more than half of Asian-Americans and nearly half of Hispanic-Americans with diabetes are undiagnosed. Study Abstract