Type 2 Diabetes, also known as Adult-Onset Diabetes is a metabolic disorder where the body does not produce enough insulin; or the cells disregard the insulin that the body is producing. Insulin is important in the transport of sugar from the blood into the cells, giving them energy.
Some of the most common symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes include:
Often, people with Type 2 Diabetes do not even have symptoms. Studies have shown that Type 2 Diabetes is related to diet and lifestyle.
There are simple steps that can be taken to combat Type 2 Diabetes: