Know the facts
Diabetes causes blood sugar levels to rise higher than normal in your body. One in 10 Americans has diabetes. There are two types of diabetes: Type 1 and Type 2.
In Type 1, the body does not produce insulin. This type is usually found in children and young adults.
In Type 2, your body does not use insulin properly. This type is the most common form of diabetes.
- American Diabetes Association
The information provided is for general informational purposes only and is not intended to be medical advice or a substitute for professional health care. You should consult an appropriate health care professional for your specific needs.