An increase in prevalence of diabetes mellitus in Jordan over 10 years.

OBJECTIVE This study aimed to determine the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and impaired fasting glycemia (IFG), identify their associated factors, determine how the prevalence of type 2 DM has changed over 10 years, and assess the awareness and state of control of diabetes in Jordan. METHODS Data were analyzed from a cross-sectional study… CONTINUE READING