Diabetes is a condition in which the body reduces the utilization of ingested glucose. In short, it signifies that you have too much of glucose in your blood. The increase in blood sugar levels is caused by lack of insulin or because it is not working effectively. As we approach World Diabetes day on 14th Nov, let us pledge to control diabetes without paying heed to the myths related to it. Here, we have highlighted some of the most common myths about diabetes and the truth about them.