Diabetes is insidious disease that affects the way the body will handle the blood glucose. The highest percentage of patients are diagnosed with type 2. With this type of diabetes your body can not use insulin properly.
The number of cases of diabetes is growing rapidly and therefore you should see your family doctor to check blood sugar levels. If the level of blood sugar is above 126 milligrams per deciliter (mg / dL) for fasting blood test or more than 200 mg / dL at any time during the day, then it is a sign of diabetes.