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Jane's Blog Type 2 Diabetes is Like Having Termites

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Jane's Blog Type 2 Diabetes is Like Having Termites

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as of 2020, more than 34 million Americans have diabetes, which is nearly 11% of the U.S. population.  Every 17 seconds, an American is diagnosed with diabetes. The most common form of diabetes is Type 2, which means that your body doesn't use insulin properly. It is a chronic medical condition in which the levels of sugar, or glucose, build up in your bloodstream and your body becomes resistant to insulin.  This forces your pancreas to work harder to make more insulin, which over time damages your pancreas and insulin production ceases. Decades ago, researchers...

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