Type 2 diabetes used to be called adult-onset diabetes, but is becoming more common in children. It causes your blood glucose levels to be unbalanced. There is no cure. However, many people are able to manage their blood glucose levels with diet and exercise. If not, a doctor can prescribe medications that can manage blood sugar levels.
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