Concerns about type 2 diabetes? Our health panel takes your questions live

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Concerns about type 2 diabetes? Our health panel takes your questions live

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The number of Canadians diagnosed with diabetes has doubled in the last 12 years, and a 20-year-old in Canada now faces a 50/50 lifetime risk of developing the disease, according to Diabetes Canada. 

So who’s at risk and what can you do to reduce your chances of contracting the disease, to manage it and to possibly even reverse it?

The National‘s health panel takes your questions about type 2 diabetes live on CBCNews.ca, Facebook, Periscope and YouTube at 4 p.m. ET. 

The panel will be moderated by The National co-host Andrew Chang and features panelists Dr. Danielle Martin of Women’s College Hospital; Dr. Samir Sinha of the Sinai Health System and University Health Network; and Dr. Lennox Huang of the Hospital for Sick Children.

This story originally appeared on CBC

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