The hemoglobin A1c blood test, widely used to diagnose Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, is actually unable to detect the disease in most patients,
A simple saliva sample could one day replace blood tests, dramatically changing the way type 1 diabetes is treated in children. The most
Gail Punongbayan, pictured above, was first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at age 14. Wearing a maroon sweatshirt with “San Leandro Rebels”
Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 4/18. Type 2 diabetes—previously referred to as adult-onset or non-insulin dependent diabetes—accounts for 90
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