Diabetes: Type 2 November is National Diabetes Month

Type 2 Diabetes is increasing at an alarming rate to due the current obesity levels in the United States. Caused by the body’s resistance to insulin, a hormone that controls the absorption of sugar, it is usually preventable with a balanced diet and exercise. However, this disease cannot be cured once present and can be lift-threatening if left untreated. 

Follow the button below to learn more about what causes type 2 diabetes, the risk factors, symptoms, and more in order to know how to prevent or manage this disease.