ARTICLE: ARE YOU PRE-DIABETIC? 46% OF CALIFORNIA ADULTS ARE, UCLA STUDY FINDS

CrossFit:

For time:

Rx:
15 Thrusters, 95/65
30 Calorie Row
90 Double Unders
30 Calorie Row
15 Thrusters, 95/65

Competition:
15 Thrusters, 75/55
30 Calorie Row
75 Double Unders Attempts
30 Calorie Row
15 Thrusters, 75/55

Performance:
15 Thrusters, 65/45
30 Calorie Row
50 Double Unders Attempts or 150 Singles
30 Calorie Row
15 Thrusters, 65/45

Fitness:
15 Thrusters, 45/35
25 Calorie Row
100 Singles
25 Calorie Row
15 Thrusters, 45/35

Article:

For decades, more and more Californians have put on weight and fallen sick with diabetes, prompting warnings that the disease was spiraling out of control.

Now experts have data showing just how bleak the situation is.

Researchers from UCLA determined that 55% of California adults have either diabetes or pre-diabetes, a condition in which blood glucose levels are higher than normal but not high enough to be considered diabetic, according to a study published Thursday.

Experts already knew that about 9% of people in the state have diabetes. But previous estimates had put the rate of pre-diabetes at about 33%, lower than the 46% calculated by UCLA researchers. Read More