Diabetes, medicines and me: What is type 2 diabetes?
Type 2 diabetes is a long-term condition where the body cannot maintain blood glucose levels in the normal range. There is no cure for type 2 diabetes but it can be managed with a combination of healthy eating, regular physical activity and medicines prescribed by your doctor. Watch this video to find out more about type 2 diabetes. Produced by Diabetes Tasmania & NPS: Better choices, Better health 2009. Read more at http://www.nps.org.au/conditions/type_2_diabetes/what_is_type_2_diabetes.