Type 2 diabetes By, Nic.S
What is type 2 diabetes
Diabetes is a problem with your body that causes blood glucose (sugar) levels to rise higher than normal. This is also called hyperglycemia. Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes.If you have type 2 diabetes your body does not use insulin properly. This is called insulin resistance. At first, your pancreas makes extra insulin to make up for it. But, over time it isn't able to keep up and can't make enough insulin to keep your blood glucose at normal levels.
Some facts about type 2 diabetes
- .Diabetes type 2 can be treated well with healthy diets
- Diabetes type 2 can be treated well by exercise
- Type 2 diabetes is the most common of diabetes, 95% of people have type 2 diabetes
- You do not have to be over weight to get diabetes type 2.