Living With Type 2 Diabetes
What is Type 2 diabetes?
Type 2 diabetes is caused when the body does not produce enough insulin. Insulin is needed to regulate glucose. Type 2 can be life threatening. It is a genetic disease and it is the most common of the two types. It is not treatable but it is manageable. The right medications food and exercise can keep it under control.
Blood Sugar Monitoring
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