DIABETES

Know more about diabetes and help yourself find a solution.

WHAT IS DIABETES??

Diabetes is a disease in which the body does not produce or properly use insulin, a hormone that is needed to convert sugar, starches and other food into energy needed for daily life. The cause of diabetes is a mystery, although both genetics and environmental factors such as obesity and lack of exercise appear to play roles.
Diabetes Mellitus - Cause, Effect & Diabetes Cure

CAUSES OF DIABETES:

Diabetes is caused by the immune system destroying the cells in the pancreas that make insulin.

This causes diabetes by leaving the body without enough insulin to function normally.

There is no specific diabetes causes, but the following triggers may be involved:

  • Viral or bacterial infection
  • Chemical toxins within food
  • Unidentified component causing autoimmune reaction

SYMPTOMS OF DIABETES:

  • Frequent urination
  • Unusual thirst
  • Extreme hunger
  • Unusual weight loss
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Irritability
  • Blurred vision
  • Cuts or bruises that are slow to heal
  • Tingling or numbness in the hands or feet
  • Recurring skin, gum or bladder infections

TREATMENT:

There is no operationally any treatment for this disease, but if there is some awareness and care to this criteria's then it might help you fight the disease.



  • How to recognize and treat low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) and high blood sugar
  • What to eat and when
  • How to take insulin or oral medication
  • How to test and record blood glucose
  • How to test urine for ketone
  • How to adjust insulin or food intake when changing exercise and eating habits
  • How to handle sick days
  • Where to buy diabetes supplies and how to store them
  • Stop smoking



DIABETES CAN CAUSE:

  • kidney damage- nephropathy refers to damage to or disease of the kidney. An older term for this is nephrosis
  • heart attack- a sudden serious medical condition in which the heart stops working normally, sometime causing death
  • stroke- a sudden serious illness when a blood vessel in the brain bursts or is blocked, which can cause death or the loss of the ability to move or to speak clearly
  • amputation- a condition disability resulting from the loss of one or more limbs
  • blindness- the state of being blind or lacking sight
  • coma- a state of deep unconsciousness that lasts for a prolonged or indefinite period
  • death- the end of the life of a person

BY: KARTIK