Diabetes type 1

By Yuli

Symptoms of diabetes type one and Treatment

Symptoms

Whole body: excessive thirst, fatigue, hunger, or sweating.


Gastrointestinal: nausea or vomiting


Urinary: bedwetting or excessive urination


Also common: blurred vision, fast heart rate, headache, sleepiness, or weight loss


Treatment


Diabetes medication by injection: Insulin detemir, Insulin glargine, Insulin aspart, Insulin glulisine.


Also common

Lifestyle: physical exercise, diabetic diet


Other treatments are: Carbohydrate counting, Nutrition counseling, Glucose tablets


Treatment aims at maintaining normal blood sugar levels through regular monitoring, insulin therapy, diet and exercise.


Ages affected

0-2

3-5

6-13

14-18

19-40

41-60

60+