By Rachel McGuire

What contracts Diabetes?

You contract diabetes when your pancreas makes insulin. When the cells do not use insulin as well as they should. First the pancreas makes more insulin to try to get the sugar into the cells. Eventually it can't keep up and sugar builds up in your blood.

Symptoms of diabetes

Often no symptoms occur but when they do, it includes excessive thirst, increased urination, Fatigue, weight loss or, blurred vision

Health effects of diabetes

!. Heart Disease - Heart disease usually means having heart conditions such as dead vessels, structural problems, and blood clots.

2. Eye complications - The eye complications usually associate with cataracts, glaucoma, eye insight.

3. Kidney disease - Kidney disease is basically when waste builds up in the kidneys.


You can treat diabetes by controlling blood sugar through diet, or insulin because it is the main treatment, Regular screening for complications is also required.