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Alberto Chavez Velazquez, MD
Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes
March 26, 2024
Wondering whether you’re at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes? Here’s what you should know about risk factors and how to lower your risk.
The Difference Between Ozempic, Wegovy & Rybelsus
January 23, 2024
Semaglutide, the active ingredient in Ozempic, Wegovy and Rybelsus, is a popular medication used to treat Type 2 diabetes or obesity and can help patients lose weight, but it is not recommended for everyone.
Diabetic Retinopathy
January 03, 2024
Retinopathy, or a loss of clear vision, can happen without diabetes, but diabetes greatly increases your risk of developing the condition and is the leading cause of blindness.
John's Diabetes Story
November 10, 2022
With the help of the Fitness Center at Texas Diabetes Institute, John lost 67 pounds and is now living diabetes medication-free.
Take Action to Prevent Diabetes
February 12, 2020
The American Diabetes Association recommends prediabetics take action to avoid developing type 2 diabetes.
All in the Family: Is Diabetes Genetic?
December 12, 2019
Find out if you are at a higher risk for diabetes and learn more about diabetes symptoms and prevention.

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