Information on this page represents a sample of the resources online for people with type 2 diabetes, curated by members of the community and sponsored by Diabetes Hands Foundation. This is not an exhaustive list of the available online, but may be viewed as a good place to begin your search.
Type 2 diabetes is a chronic (lifelong) disease marked by high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes... When you have type 2 diabetes, the body does not respond correctly to insulin. This is called insulin resistance. Insulin resistance means that fat, liver, and muscle cells do not respond normally to insulin. As a result blood sugar does not get into cells to be stored for energy.
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A good place to start getting familiar with type 2 diabetes.