Type 2 Diabetes Topic Guide

Type 2 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes: Type 2 diabetes is one type of diabetes mellitus, type 1 is the other type of diabetes. Symptoms of type 2 diabetes include excessive thirst and urination, and dehydration. Causes and risk factors for type 2 diabetes are older age, obesity, lack of activity, genetics, and fatty waistline. Treatment for type 2 diabetes are weight loss, a healthy diet, exercise, and medications if necessary.

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