What is Type 2 Diabetes?


If you’ve recently been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes or are just looking for better diabetes management, here are some resources to point you in the right direction. Know that you aren’t alone and managing diabetes can be challenging. Learn more on how you can gain control and improve your health living with Type 2.

Finding a forum

Looking for a place to talk to others about managing Type 2 diabetes? Visit Tudiabetes (in English) or Estudiabetes (en español). You’ll be able to ask questions, share hacks and the moments of inspiration that help you or a family member thrive with Type 2.


Additional Reading

To Reveal or Not to Reveal Your Diagnosis?

Hear how this woman handles the uncomfortable work situation when she is offered sweets.

Diabetes is Not Your Fault

Dealing with a diabetes diagnosis is hard enough and blaming yourself does not help. Learn that you are not alone and how to manage this emotionally impacting health reality.

Read about how this woman was misdiagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.