OHSU Healthcare Topic Search: Diabetes
Detailed information on type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, and gestational diabetes, including causes, symptoms, complications, risk factors, and treatment
Looking for vital diabetes facts and figures? Here are statistics for both patients and consumers.
A person with type 2 diabetes either can't make enough insulin or can't properly use it.
Type 1 diabetes usually develops in children or young adults, but can start at any age.
Type 2 diabetes is a metabolic disorder resulting from the body's inability to produce enough, or to properly use, insulin.