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50-60% of people with Type 2 Diabetes are treated with insulin: Why?

So can a person with Type 2 diabetes, develop Type 1 diabetes? Over 50-60% of people with Type 2 diabetes are treated with insulin. So does that make them a Type 1 insulin dependent diabetic? I get asked this quite alot, not just by people with diabetes, but by health care professionals!! And the answer…

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Yet Another Confusing Media Report Regards ‘Diabetes’

Like alot of health care professionals, I always welcome media reports and features highlighting diabetes, obesity and other health matters. It is always an opportunity whether it is positive or negative to advocate, educate and create awareness on such vital matters. Issues arise when the content of such reporting contains incorrect, misinformed or confusing language…

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