Can diabetes be cured?


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According to WebMD there is no cure for diabetes as of October of 2014. However, with the proper lifestyle adjustments, type 2 diabetes symptoms often improve to the point of remission.

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Can diabetes be cured?
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Control diabetes with the proper medications, diet and exercise, according to WebMD. Monitor weight and blood sugar, watch carbohydrate intake, and exercise regularly to ameliorate symptoms of the disease.

Bariatric surgery often leads to cessation of diabetes symptoms because of the lifestyle changes that it forces. Type 2 diabetes is greatly affected by body weight, so if a person reaches a healthy weight with or without surgery, there is a good chance that his diabetes symptoms fade.

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