What Is Type 2 Diabetes?
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Having diabetes means that blood glucose (sugar) levels in your body are higher than normal. Type 2 diabetes means that your body does not use insulin properly. Experts estimate that 90-95% of people diagnosed with diabetes have type 2 diabetes.
You may have questions about type 2 diabetes. We’ve included information below from leading organizations:
What are the different types of diabetes? [+]
What is the difference between type 2 diabetes and the other types? [+]
What is blood glucose? [+]
What is insulin? [+]
Who is at risk for type 2 diabetes? [+]
What are the symptoms of diabetes? [+]
How can I properly manage my diabetes? [+]