Symptoms of Type 2 diabetes include fatigue, blurred vision, increased urination, increased thirst, weight loss, erectile dysfunction in men or yeast infections in women. Not all patients experience these symptoms, but any of these should serve as an indication to consult a doctor about concerns.
For the last six months I have tried my best to be the perfect type 2 diabetic. I have dieted. I have watched my carb intake. I have exercised. I have not touched a french fry, doughnut or basket of tortilla chips since October. No non-diet drink has crossed my lips. I have lost over forty pounds, dropped my A1c from 9.6 to 5.9 and reduced…