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Implications for practice and research
Recognising shared couple risk may result in greater support and collaboration within the family to engage with diabetes prevention efforts.
Clinicians and healthcare professionals should encourage couple-based interventions aimed at adopting healthier lifestyle habits.
Diabetes screening may be warranted in the partners of people with diabetes to allow for early detection and prevention of diabetes-related complications.
It is well known that diabetes history in biologically related family members increases diabetes risk.1 In contrast, the contribution of socioenvironmental factors assessed through diabetes concordance in spouses (ie, biologically …
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