Type 2 Diabetes (adult-onset diabetes) is a chronic medical condition in which your body does not use insulin properly, resulting in abnormal blood sugar levels. Learn more about the symptoms. Type 1 diabetes used to be called "juvenile diabetes," because it's usually diagnosed in children and teens. But don't let that old-school name fool you. It can start when you're a grownup, too Author: Nichole Bazemore.
Type 2 diabetes (T2D), formerly known as adult-onset diabetes, is a form of diabetes that is characterized by high blood sugar, insulin resistance, and relative lack of insulin. Common symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination, and unexplained weight loss. Symptoms may also include increased hunger, feeling tired, and sores that do not heal.Pronunciation: /daɪəbiːtəs/. Jan 18, 2011 · LADA, also known as type 1.5 diabetes or double diabetes, is a form of diabetes in which an adult’s immune system destroys beta cells in the pancreas, cells that produce insulin. Insulin is a.
Each year thousands of adults in the United States get sick from diseases that could be prevented by vaccines — some people are hospitalized, and some even die. People with diabetes (both type 1 and type 2) are at higher risk for serious problems from certain vaccine-preventable diseases. Getting. Mar 16, 2010 · Diabetes advocate Catherine Price discusses adult with type 1 diabetes with this great guest piece on Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA).Author: Amy Tenderich.