Have Diabetes?

By Ebony Hanna

What is Diabetes?

  • The amount of sugar in the blood is usually caused / controlled by a hormone called ‘ Insulin “
  • Type 1 diabetes is where the body’s immune system attacks and destroys the cells that produce insulin, and usually develops before the age of 40. It is less common than type 2 diabetes.
  • Type 2 diabetes is where the body does not produce enough insulin

Ways To Keep Diabetes Distracted and Under Control!

Diabetes In Australia

. Over 1.7 people in Australia suffer from Type 2 Diabetes

. Over 200, 3000 people have been diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes

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