Type 2 diabetes cases are on the rise, accounting for 90 to 95 percent of all diagnosed cases of diabetes. The same applies for women and children with diabetes. Because of the obesity epidemic, more and more young women are being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Some of the biggest reasons for this rise is availability of more processed foods and increasingly sedentary lifestyles.
Here are some diabetes symptoms specific or mostly seen in women, including signs of type 1, type 2, gestational diabetes, as well as pre-diabetes.