Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms 

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The symptoms of type two diabetes can come on very slowly and the sign are often dismissed as simply getting older.

That why you should learn how to spot type 2 diabetes symptoms.

Even if you found out that you are a prediabetic the chances of heart diabetes increase like type 2 or Type 2 diabetes.

Below are some of the symptoms that you can experience if you have type 2 diabetes.

What Are The Diabetes Type 2 Symptoms?

Increased thirst: When is comes to having type 2 diabetes, often the have no symptoms, but one of the first signs might bring very thirsty. 

Frequent Urination: Urinating more often than normal, particular needing to do so during the night.

Increased hunger: Often feeling hungry, particularly if you feel hungry shortly after eating.

Dry mouth: Feeling abnormally thirsty.

Unexplained weight loss: Sudden weight loss or loss of muscle mass.

Fatigue: Feeling tired during the day, particularly after meals.

Blurred vision

Slow Healing: Slow healing of cuts or wounds.

Genital Itchiness: Itching of the skin, particularly itchiness around the genitals.

Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms, What to do Next

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If you have a few of this type  diabetes symptoms contact you health care provider, it is important to get diabetes testing and start a treatment plan early to prevent serious diabetes complications.

The test that will be performed are listed below:

  • C-peptide Test
  • Fasting Plasma Glucose Test
  • GAD Antibodies Test
  • HbA1c Test for Diabetes
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test

To learn more about these diabetes test read my about the available test. 

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Related Articles:

Understanding Prediabetes: Prediabetes  or Borderline diabetes  is a growing global problems that is closely linked to the obesity epidemic.

Type 1 Diabetes: Type one diabetes is an autoimmune diabetes that causes the body to kill off its own insulin producing cells. read more here.

Type 2 Diabetes: Have you ever wonder how do you get type 2 diabetes?  Read more here. read more here.


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