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5 Important Tests for Type 2 Diabetes

Added: (Wed Nov 08 2017)

Pressbox (Press Release) - Diabetes Mellitus, popularly known as diabetes is one of the most wide-spread chronic diseases that affect approximately 62 million individuals in India alone. Diabetes occurs when the blood sugar levels becomes higher than normal. There are two main types of diabetes Ė Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes in which you develop high blood glucose levels because your pancreas donít make enough insulin or the cells in your body donít use the insulin properly. The best way to diagnose and control diabetes is by running regular tests for type 2 diabetes.

Tests and Diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes

In most cases, the symptoms of type 2 diabetes develop gradually. Therefore, blood tests are the best and most reliable way to confirm the diagnosis. These tests measure the amount of glucose or sugar in your blood.

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