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Diabetes, known formally as diabetes mellitus, affects 20 million Americans, with many more at risk. Adult onset, or type II, diabetes continues to rise. People with diabetes cannot either make or use insulin, which is a hormone produced by the body that assists in the breakdown of sugars in our food for fuel. When the body can't do this, the blood stream and the urine become full of sugar molecules, called glucose.

There's far more to today's teenage boys than shooting rampages, drugs and thumping stereos
Little spaces look bigger when you're organized
It's a beautiful day! Go outside! Do something!