Common Symptoms of Diabetes

The following symptoms of diabetes are typical. However, some people with type 2 diabetes have symptoms so mild that they go unnoticed, which is why it’s important to be tested by your doctor. Common symptoms of diabetes:

  • Blurry vision
  • Cuts/bruises that are slow to heal
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Feeling very hungry - even though you are eating
  • Feeling very thirsty
  • Tingling, pain, or numbness in the hands/feet (type 2)
  • Urinating often
  • Weight loss - even though you are eating more (type 1)

Are you at risk for diabetes or pre-diabetes?

Complete our interactive questionnaire to assess your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. You will be asked a few quick questions about weight, age, family history and other potential risk factors for prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. It will only takes a few seconds and this quiz could save your life. Take the quiz now!

About Bingham Memorial’s Angelo Capricchione, MD

If you or a loved one are concerned you might be presenting symptoms related to diabetes, Bingham Memorial Hospital’s Endocrinologist, Dr. Angelo Capricchione, is board certified and specializes in diabetes care. Dr. Capricchione’s office is located inside the Bingham Memorial Medical Plaza. To be tested for diabetes, please schedule an appointment with him by calling 785-3865.