Quiz: Different Types of Diabetes

How familiar are you with different types of diabetes and diabetes-related conditions? Test yourself with this quiz…

Diabetes Awareness: Delay or Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Are you at risk for Type 2 diabetes? Get our expert tips for recognizing and preventing the condition…

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Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity: The Link

Why is Type 2 diabetes becoming a global epidemic, and is it just a coincidence that its rise is joined by another global epidemic — obesity?

Type 1 Diabetes In Adults

Type 1 diabetes in adults is a distinct minority within the population of people who have diabetes. Many have found that this minority status can present some challenges…

Tips to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Are you at risk? Learn about steps you can take to avoid or delay developing the condition.

Monogenic Diabetes: Not Your “Typical” Diabetes

A mutation in a single gene can cause diabetes. Known as monogenic diabetes, this form accounts for an estimated 1% to 5% of all cases of diabetes…

Reviewing the Types of Diabetes

All types of diabetes are characterized by high blood glucose levels, but the causes of different types of diabetes may be different. Here is a run-down…

What is Diabetes?

Understanding how and why diabetes develops can help you to be an active member of your diabetes-care team…

“Reversing” Type 2 Diabetes

Health professionals usually call Type 2 diabetes a chronic, progressive illness. “Chronic” means you’ll always have it. “Progressive” means you will almost certainly get worse. The best you can hope for is to slow its progression through your diet, exercise, and oral medicine or insulin. The diagnosis of a chronic, progressive condition can feel like having a curse put on you…