Diabetes in America
Every 17 seconds, someone is diagnosed with diabetes; roughly 70,000 Americans die from it every year. Meet the Sharecare Online Influencers in Diabetes and learn their tips for living with this disease.
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Chance that an American has insulin resistance, a precursor to type 2 diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes Q&As
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How is diabetes diagnosed?
There are several ways to diagnose diabetes. Each way usually needs to be repeated on a second day to diagnose diabetes. Testing should be carried out in a health care setting (such as your doctor’s office or a lab). If your doctor determines . . .
- Q Why does diabetes cause dry skin?
- Q Can a good diet help control type 2 diabetes?
- Q What are some myths about type 2 diabetes?
- Q Can I reverse the effects of type 2 diabetes?
- Q What are the symptoms of type 2 diabetes?
- Q What are the treatment options for type 2 diabetes?
- Q What are the risk factors for type 2 diabetes?
- Q Can how much I sleep affect my risk for type 2 diabetes?
- Q What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?
- Q Can type 2 diabetes be prevented?
Type 2 Diabetes Action Plans
Whether you're worried about your prediabetes risk or already have diabetes, here's how to take control of your health.
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The Anti-Diabetes Diet
Follow this winning formula to replace foods that spike your blood sugar with high-fiber foods that fight diabetes.
Diabetes-Friendly Comfort Foods
Try these lighter versions of "comfort" favorites from the American Diabetes Association.
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