Types of Diabetes

Type 1

Type 1 Diabetes
Type 1 diabetes usually develops in children or young adults, but can start at any age.

Type 2

Type 2 Diabetes
A person with type 2 diabetes either can't make enough insulin or can't properly use it.
Strategies for Managing Type 2 Diabetes
Here are some common obstacles that you may have encountered and tips for getting beyond them.

Gestational Diabetes

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM)
Gestational diabetes is a condition in which a pregnant woman has elevated glucose levels and other symptoms of diabetes—but did not have diabetes before she became pregnant.

Pre-Diabetes

Metabolic Syndrome and Prediabetes
Metabolic syndrome is marked by higher levels of glucose in the blood. That's also a sign of pre-diabetes.