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Type 2

Whether you have type 2 diabetes, are a caregiver or loved one of a person with type 2, or just want to learn more, we have many resources to give you an overview of type 2 diabetes.

New to type 2 diabetes? Visit our Newly Diagnosed page for a variety of resources to help you navigate the journey. You can also check out "Starting Point: Type 2 Diabetes Basics" for some of the basics: what is diabetes, what are its symptoms, how is it treated, helpful links, and more.

Read Adam Brown's Bright Spots & Landmines: The Diabetes Guide I Wish Someone Had Handed Me for hundreds of tips on better managing diabetes.

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In case you missed them, below you’ll find our top five stories from April 2022. This month’s best stories cover a wide variety of topics including tips for managing diabetes after a pregnancy, quick low-carb breakfast recipes, a test drive of the Happy Bob app, and more.  Continue Reading »

At this year’s Advanced Technologies and Treatment conference in Barcelona, diaTribe will bring together dozens of experts in diabetes for a revolutionary consensus meeting on Time in Range. Continue Reading »

once weekly insulin with semaglutide GLP-1 clinical trial

Learn more about how you can participate in this clinical trial from Novo Nordisk, testing whether a new once-weekly insulin injection, when combined with semaglutide, can help people with type 2 diabetes better manage their glucose levels and lose weight.  Continue Reading »

The diaTribe team is excited to cover all the latest news in diabetes technology and treatments, attending our first in-person diabetes conference in over two years! Find out what sessions and presenters we are most excited to see. Continue Reading »

Metformin is the world’s most common diabetes medication and can improve diabetes management. Research suggests that metformin might lead to weight loss in certain people – read more to learn about this common claim.  Continue Reading »

gut and small intestine type 2 diabetes

Fractyl Health has developed a new technology called duodenal mucosal resurfacing, which can "reset" your gut, leading to improvements in glucose levels and weight and a reduction in medications. Learn more about this technology and its performance in current clinical trials. Continue Reading »

Learn about five entrepreneurs living with diabetes and prediabetes and the inspirations behind their products – some of which you may be interested in trying out! Continue Reading »

sushi platter diabetes

Sushi is a favorite dish for many, but navigating this carb-heavy food can pose a challenge for those with diabetes. Learn more about the varieties of sushi, nutrition information, and tips for enjoying diabetes-friendly sushi. Continue Reading »

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