What is the difference between type 2 diabetes mellitus and type1 diabetes mellitus?

The difference between type 1 diabetes and type 2 is that Type 1 diabetes is congenital and is characterized by lack of insulin in the body. The client will need insulin injections to manage the hyperglycemia. While type 2 diabetes can be controlled by Oral medications for Diabetes and is more hereditary of passed from one generation to another.