Millions of Americans have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, which accounts for up 95% of diabetes cases in the United States. People with type 2 diabetes produce insulin, unlike those with type 1 diabetes. However, type 2 diabetics are unable to adequately use insulin either because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or… Continue Reading »

November is National Diabetes Month, created to help raise awareness about the disease that is becoming and epidemic in this country. Here are some facts from the 2011 National Diabetes Fact Sheet: 8.3% of the United States Population have diabetes, that’s 25.8 million children and adults 79 million Americans are prediabetic 1.9 million new cases… Continue Reading »