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There are three types of diabetes


1) Type 1 Diabetes
The body does not produce insulin. Some people may refer to this type as insulin-dependent
diabetes, juvenile diabetes, or early-onset diabetes. People usually develop type 1 diabetes
before their 40th year, often in early adulthood or teenage years.
Type 1 diabetes is nowhere near as common as type 2 diabetes. Approximately 10% of all
diabetes cases are type 1.
Patients with type 1 diabetes will need to take insulin injections for the rest of their life. They
must also ensure proper blood-glucose levels by carrying out regular blood tests and following a
special diet.
Between 2001 and 2009, the prevalence of type 1 diabetes among the under 20s in the USA rose
23%, according to SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth data issued by the CDC (Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention). (Link to article)

2) Type 2 Diabetes
The body does not produce enough insulin for proper function, or the cells in the body do not
react to insulin (insulin resistance).
Approximately 90% of all cases of diabetes worldwide are of this type.

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physically inactive and eating the wrong foods all contribute to our risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Some women have very high levels of glucose in their blood. are especially at risk. Diagnosis of gestational diabetes is made during pregnancy. doing plenty of exercise. African. Researchers from the University of Edinburgh. compared to their counterparts whose diets were low in cholesterol and animal fats. resulting in progressively rising levels of glucose. Being overweight/obese causes the body to release chemicals that can destabilize the body's cardiovascular and metabolic systems. type 2 diabetes is typically a progressive disease . belly fat. Experts are not completely sure why. However. Scotland. The majority of gestational diabetes patients can control their diabetes with exercise and diet. researchers from Imperial College London reported in the journal Diabetologia. or South Asian descent also have a higher risk of developing the disease. Overweight and obese people have a much higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes compared to those with a healthy body weight. (Link to article) . The baby may be bigger than he/she should be. Scientists from the National Institutes of Health and Harvard University found that women whose diets before becoming pregnant were high in animal fat and cholesterol had a higher risk for gestational diabetes. The risk of developing type 2 diabetes is also greater as we get older. People with a lot of visceral fat. following a healthy diet. Men whose testosterone levels are low have been found to have a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Being overweight. and monitoring their blood glucose levels. but say that as we age we tend to put on weight and become less physically active. and their bodies are unable to produce enough insulin to transport all of the glucose into their cells. Undiagnosed or uncontrolled gestational diabetes can raise the risk of complications during childbirth.Some people may be able to control their type 2 diabetes symptoms by losing gradually gets worse . say that low testosterone levels are linked to insulin resistance. Between 10% to 20% of them will need to take some kind of blood-glucose-controlling medications. rather than simply an influence on body weight. (Link to article) 3) Gestational Diabetes This type affects females during pregnancy. or abdominal obesity. people of Middle Eastern.and the patient will probably end up have to take insulin. usually in tablet form. also known as central obesity. The scientists believe that the impact of sugary soft drinks on diabetes risk may be a direct one. Those with a close relative who had/had type 2 diabetes. Drinking just one can of (non-diet) soda per day can raise our risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 22%.

Diabetes Is A Metabolism Disorder Diabetes (diabetes mellitus) is classed as a metabolism disorder. Most of what we eat is broken down into glucose. . The cells in the body are becoming resistant to insulin. Metabolism refers to the way our bodies use digested food for energy and growth. Studies have indicated that even at the prediabetes stage. but not high enough to merit a diabetes diagnosis. Glucose is a form of sugar in the blood .it is the principal source of fuel for our bodies. Their blood glucose levels where higher than normal. some damage to the circulatory system and the heart may already have occurred.What Is Prediabetes? The vast majority of patients with type 2 diabetes initially had prediabetes.

5% means diabetes . However. After eating.less than 5. named the condition diabainein. Our cells use the glucose for energy and growth. So..less than 140 mg/dl means normal An abnormal reading following the OGTT means the patient has impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) Why Is It Called Diabetes Mellitus? Diabetes comes from Greek.99% means prediabetes .7% and 5. or has cells that do not respond properly to the insulin the pancreas produces. the pancreas automatically releases an adequate quantity of insulin to move the glucose present in our blood into the cells.insulin makes it possible for our cells to take in the least 6. and it means a "siphon". the cells are not getting it for their essential energy and growth requirements. even though the blood has plenty of least 200 mg/dl means diabetes .there are three possible tests:  The A1C test . A person with diabetes has a condition in which the quantity of glucose in the blood is too elevated (hyperglycemia). Prediabetes or Neither Doctors can determine whether a patient has a normal metabolism.between 100 mg/dl and 125.9 mg/dl means prediabetes .at least 126 mg/dl means diabetes .When our food is digested.D. Insulin is a hormone that is produced by the pancreas. Aretus the Cappadocian.less than 100 mg/dl means normal An abnormal reading following the FPG means the patient has impaired fasting glucose (IFG)  The OGTT (oral glucose tolerance test) . glucose cannot enter our cells without insulin being present . How To Determine Whether You Have Diabetes. This is because the body either does not produce enough insulin. He described patients who were . as soon as glucose enters the cells blood-glucose levels drop. produces no insulin.7% means normal  The FPG (fasting plasma glucose) test .between 5.99 mg/dl means prediabetes .between 140 and 199. a Greek physician during the second century A. This results in too much glucose building up in the blood. prediabetes or diabetes in one of three different ways . This excess blood glucose eventually passes out of the body in urine. the glucose makes its way into our bloodstream.

there is no known cure. however. Type 2 usually lasts a lifetime. said "The recurrence rate was mainly influenced by a longstanding history of Type 2 diabetes before the surgery.Treatment Is Effective And Important All types of diabetes are treatable.passing too much water (polyuria) . Researchers from the Mayo Clinic Arizona in Scottsdale showed that gastric bypass surgery can reverse type 2 diabetes in a high proportion of patients. some people have managed to get rid of their symptoms without medication. In ancient China people observed that ants would be attracted to some people's urine. the urine and blood of people with diabetes has excess glucose. and glucose is sweet like honey. as well as a special diet and exercise. Controlling Diabetes . They added that within three to five years the disease recurs in approximately 21% of them. Diabetes type 1 lasts a lifetime. Thomas Willis added mellitus to the term. diabetic population will improve the durability of remission of Type 2 diabetes. because it was sweet. although it is commonly referred to simply as diabetes.. Mel in Latin means "honey". MD. The term "Sweet Urine Disease" was a siphon. The word became "diabetes" from the English adoption of the Medieval Latin diabetes. Special diets can help sufferers of type 2 diabetes control the condition. In 1675. Yessica Ramos." (Link to article) Patients with type 1 are treated with regular insulin injections. Diabetes mellitus could literally mean "siphoning off sweet water". . diet and body weight control. through a combination of exercise. This suggests that early surgical intervention in the obese.

which can raise the risk of kidney disease.common in people with Complications linked to badly controlled diabetes:  Eye complications . If diabetes is not adequately controlled the patient has a significantly higher risk of developing complications. anxiety and some other mental disorders  Hearing loss .(超カンタン入力)無料オンライン査定/ 入力し た住所の売却価格がスグ判る! .Patients with Type 2 diabetes are usually treated with tablets.glaucoma.yeay. Translator Download .such as ischemic heart disease. but sometimes insulin injections are also required.  Foot complications . diabetic retinopathy.gzcells. . and sometimes gangrene which may require that the foot be amputated  Skin complications .diabetes patients have a higher risk of developing hearing problems  Gum disease . .Stem sel sebagai pengobatan diabetes.uncontrolled diabetes raises the risk of suffering from depression.efeknya sangat signifikan. and some others.neuropathy.people with diabetes are more susceptible to skin infections and skin disorders  Heart problems . cataracts.diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage which can lead to several different problems. eye problems.sell. Always Free-Try Now! translationbuddy.there is a much higher prevalence of gum disease among diabetes patients  Gastroparesis . heart attack and stroke  Mental health .One-click Translations In 50+ Languages. accumulation of ketone bodies and acidity in the blood. Ads by Google Diabetic .the muscles of the stomach stop working properly  Ketoacidosis . when the blood supply to the heart muscle is diminished  Hypertension .  Neuropathy . exercise and a special diet.a combination of ketosis and (たった43秒)不動産無料査定 .

cholesterol levels. HHNS (Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome) .if blood pressure.8 million children and adults.1 million people with the disease. He added that the lag in diagnosis involves both patients and doctors. It is an emergency condition.25. (Link to article)  18. Timothy Lyons.male impotence.8 million people have been diagnosed with diabetes  About 7 million people with diabetes have not been diagnosed.symptoms may include pain in the leg. and there are no ketones present in the blood or urine.cuts and lesions take much longer to heal USA .blood glucose levels shoot up too high.000 (0.2011 National Diabetes Fact Sheet How many Americans have diabetes or pre-diabetes?  8.9 million people aged 20 years or more were newly diagnosed with diabetes in 2010  215.26%) people younger than 20 years have diabetes . (Link to article)  About 79 million people have pre-diabetes  1. Researchers from the Jefferson School of Population Health (Philadelphia. Even though type 2 diabetes rates in the USA have risen sharply.  Infections . MD.5% of the US population have diabetes . the risk of stroke increases significantly  Erectile dysfunction . PA) published a study which estimates that by 2025 there could be 53. who is presently Director of Research of the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center in Oklahoma City says that the disease is still not being detected promptly.uncontrolled blood pressure can lead to kidney disease  PAD (peripheral arterial disease) .  Nephropathy .people with badly controlled diabetes are much more susceptible to infections  Healing of wounds . tingling and sometimes problems walking properly  Stroke . and blood glucose levels are not controlled.

 Approximately 1 in every 400 kids and teenagers has diabetes  11. Diabetes Spreads In Southeast Asia Diabetes is rapidly spreading in Southeast Asia as people embrace American fast foods. some of them are. such as hamburgers. a total of 10. a total of 12. employers and schools have an accurate picture of the disease. compared to their counterparts who "never touched the stuff". believes this number will jump to 6. Diabetes UK. pre-diabetes. and the National Health Service will be spending as much as 17% of its health care budget on diabetes by then.6 million individuals  26. myths. in fact. More Chinese adults who live in Singapore are dying of heart disease and developing type 2 diabetes than ever before.6 million people Diabetes In The United Kingdom In the United Kingdom there are about 3. helps blood sugar control. hot dogs. as it is for everybody else.8 million people with diabetes. It is important that people with diabetes.8% of women have diabetes. and relieves stress.NOT TRUE!! Exercise is important for people with diabetes. while their risk of developing type 2 diabetes rose 27%. There was a 80% higher likelihood of dying from coronary heart disease for those eating fast foods four times per week. a total of 13 million people  10. . according to the National Health Service. French fries and pizza. Patients should discuss exercise with their doctor first. improves mood. researchers from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health and the National University of Singapore reported in the journal Circulation. a charity. The authors found that Chinese adults in Singapore who eat American-style junk foods twice a week had a 56% greater risk of dying prematurely form heart disease.8% of men have diabetes. Exercise helps manage body weight.3% of people aged 20+ years have diabetes. improves cardiovascular health. a total of 25. Below are some diabetes myths:  People with diabetes should not exercise .9 million people  11.9% of people aged 65+ years have diabetes.2 million by 2035. magazines and on the internet regarding diabetes. (Link to article) Some Facts And Myths Regarding Diabetes Many presumed "facts" are thrown about in the paper press. their loved ones.

Nearly all children with diabetes have type 1. levels need to be fluctuating a lot for symptoms to be felt. but not serious .  Diabetics cannot eat bread. you will become diabetic . as is the case for people without diabetes.very high or low blood sugar levels may cause some symptoms.this is not true. and saturated or trans fat.  I know when my blood sugar levels are high or low .  Children can outgrow diabetes . Some illnesses. they are risk factors. while for others they are a sign of diabetes . especially if there is a history of this disease in the family. unless a cure is found one day. (Link to article)  Diabetes diets are different from other people's . These never come back. compared to the healthy things we can buy in most shops. Meals should contain plenty of vegetables. insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas have been destroyed. which can make people overweight/obese. The majority of overweight people do not develop type 2 diabetes. and they should be low in salt and sugar.  Diabetes is a nuisance. Denmark showed that even very slight rises in blood-glucose levels significantly raise the risk of ischemic heart disease. Anybody with higher-than-normal blood sugar levels or sugar in their urine should be checked for diabetes by a health care professional. A diet high in calories. raises the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.  High blood sugar levels are fine for some. they must keep an eye on the size of the portions.this is not true. fruit. The life expectancy of a person with diabetes is from five to ten years shorter than other people's.the diet doctors and specialized nutritionists recommend for diabetes patients are healthy ones. potatoes or pasta . Whole grain starchy foods are better.two thirds of diabetes patients die prematurely from stroke or heart disease. Researchers from the University of Copenhagen. The only way to be sure about your blood sugar levels is to test them regularly. healthy for everybody.this is not true. such as weakness. . whole grains.high blood-sugar levels are never normal for anybody. Experts say that there is no need to buy special diabetic foods because they offer no special benefit. but do not mean that an obese person will definitely become diabetic. Children with type 1 diabetes will need to take insulin for the rest of their lives. fatigue and extreme thirst. Many people with type 2 diabetes were never overweight. including people without the disease. However. Diabetes is a serious disease. Being overweight or obese raises the risk of becoming diabetic. Fat people always develop type 2 diabetes eventually .  Don't eat too much sugar. mental stress and steroids can cause temporary hikes in blood sugar levels in people without diabetes. However.people with diabetes can eat starchy foods. A person with diabetes type 1 developed the disease because their immune system destroyed the insulinproducing beta cells.

when a diabetic catches a cold. and physical inactivity.a person with diabetes with good diabetes control is no more likely to become ill with a cold or something else than other people. Just like a broken leg is not infectious or contagious. this must mean my diabetes is severe .  If you have diabetes you cannot eat chocolates or sweets .  I have to go on insulin. through their genes to their offspring. It does not usually have anything to do with the severity of the disease. a higher susceptibility to developing the disease. poor diet. that's all.things are changing.NOT TRUE. A parent may pass on. Insulin helps diabetes control. However.  Diabetes patients are more susceptible to colds and illnesses in general . so they have a higher risk of complications.people with diabetes can eat chocolates and sweets if they combine them with exercise or eat them as part of a healthy meal. A growing number of children and teenagers are developing type 2 diabetes. . Experts say that this is linked to the explosion in childhood obesity rates.  Only older people develop type 2 diabetes . One person can transmit diabetes to another person . their diabetes becomes harder to control.people take insulin when diet alone or diet with oral or non-insulin injectable diabetes drugs do not provide good-enough diabetes control.