SIOUX CITY | A couple times a week, Sarah Davy meets to walk the streets and parks of Sioux City with her walking moai — six women between the ages of 21 and 23 who graduated from Morningside College. Chat with your health team: Discuss the exercise prescription with your family doctor, obstetrician or midwife, especially if you have special needs in pregnancy. High blood sugars can cause the blood vessels to become narrow, or clog up completely. According to Dr. But some long-term damage to the body, especially the heart and circulatory system, may already be occurring during prediabetes. The cause of diabetes continues to be a mystery, although genetics and environmental factors such as obesity and lack of exercise appear to play key roles. High cholesterol: Cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood, and plays an essential role in how cells in the body work.
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