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What is your experience with Type 2 Diabetes?

Written by Colette Clarke, Interactive Producer | Aug 21, 2013 1:59 PM

Type 2 diabetes is caused by a combination of lifestyle and genetic factors. It can be controlled by diet, exercise and medication. Without control, complications - heart attack, blindness, stroke, amputations, kidney failure - are inevitable. York Daily Record is partnering with witf to bring you special coverage of the topic. Please help inform our coverage of this topic by telling us about your experience with Type 2 Diabetes. We may include your insights in our upcoming stories or contact you to find out more.

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  • tom img 2015-02-18 08:49

    Unfortunately, this medical condition lasts a lifetime. There are other types of diabetes that can be cured, but not this one. Also, people can prevent this disease if they are careful at their general health and at what they eat. Women should take extra precautions, because their health is more fragile than men' health. The dissolvable calcium tablets could help them to strengthen their body to fight against all types of diseases, not only this one.