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People with diabetes often use a blood glucose monitoring device to help them maintain healthy glucose levels.

People with diabetes often use a blood glucose monitoring device to help them maintain healthy glucose levels.

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More than 29 million Americans have diabetes

1 in 4 doesn't know it

More than 29 million people in the United States have diabetes, up from the previous estimate of 26 million in 2010, according to a report released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. One in four people with diabetes doesn’t know he or she has it.