How is Type 2 diabetes diagnosed and what are the symptoms?

Type 2 diabetes is usually diagnosed using the Glycated hemoglobin (A1C) test. The A1C test is a blood test that indicates your average blood...

Can type 2 diabetes be prevented?

Type 2 diabetes can be prevented by making healthy lifestyle choices, and that is true even if diabetes runs in your family. If you...

What causes type 2 diabetes and who is at risk?

Type 2 diabetes is developed when the body becomes resistant to insulin or the pancreas are unable to produce the required amount of insulin....

What is metabolic syndrome?

Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of conditions that occur together increasing your risk of heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes. Metabolic syndrome occurs...

What is prediabetes?

Prediabetes is a condition in which your blood sugar levels are higher than normal but not in the diabetes range. It is also referred...

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