See How Type 2 Diabetes Affects the Whole Body—Not Just the Pancreas

Type 2 diabetes can cause kidney, nerve and eye damage, as well as other scary complications. See what's actually happening inside the body of someone with type 2 diabetes with Sharecare's revolutionary virtual reality experience.

Medically reviewed in October 2018.

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