#HEALTH Rev Run & Wife Justine Raise Awareness About Diabetes
More than 1 in 3 Americans is at risk for diabetes, and it doubles for African-Americans.
Risk Factors for Adult Diabetes include:
1. Age 45 or older
3. Diabetes in Family
4. Lack of Physical Activity
5. Being Overweight
6. High Blood Pressure
Increased Need To Urinate
Recurring Skin, Gum, or Bladder Infections
Dry, Itchy Skin
Unexpected Weight Loss
Slow-Healing Cuts or Bruises
Tingling Feet or Hands
Loss of Feeling in Extremities
It’s one of the reasons one of the most iconic figures in music is passionate about raising awareness about risk factors for adult diabetes.
Another reason is his father has it, which also places him at risk. His manager’s father also had it. Since 5,000 new people are diagnosed each day, he wants to make sure everyone gets screened.
Rev Run is not only a legend in Hip-Hop, front man for RUN…
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