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Diabetes type 2- why do we get it if are not using much sugar?
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Many things
Genetics, environmental, obesity.
Diabetes is caused by many things. Eating too much sugar does not cause diabetes unless it caused you to gain weight beyond normal, then it can lead to diabetes.

In brief: Many things
Genetics, environmental, obesity.
Diabetes is caused by many things. Eating too much sugar does not cause diabetes unless it caused you to gain weight beyond normal, then it can lead to diabetes.
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