Welcome to your weekly dose of SALAD (Short Answer Long Answer Day). Each week we cover a health related topic for those who either want the short answer (too long didn’t read) or prefer to nerd out with a more detailed long answer and associated source material.

What is Diabetes?

Short answer: Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also called blood sugar, is too high.

Long answer:

Blood glucose is your main source of energy and comes from the food you eat….

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