Nov. 14 is World Diabetes Day

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Breaking Down Diabetes 

A person can either be diagnosed with Type I diabetes, which is typically diagnosed in children and teens, or Type II diabetes, which is most often diagnosed in adults, with increased risk for those who are obese. Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that only pregnant women develop. (Source: CDC)

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