DIABETESINTRODUCTIONThis is the collection of metabolic diseases where by one has a highblood glucose, either due to inadequateinsulin making or else the body cells doesn’t react properly to insulin or all .vivid signs of high blood sugar are; regular shortcalls, increased thirst, and increased hunger (James M,2010).TYPES OF DIABETESType 1 diabetes-this is where the body does not produce insulin at all. Itis known as insulin dependent diabetes orearly onset diabetes.
It mostly develops before the in early adulthood or teenage years. It hasthe least percentage of all diabetescases .Secondly, Type 2 diabetes-this is where by the body does not produce adequate insulin forproper performance of the body. It has the biggest percentage of all diabetes cases.
Thirdly, Gestational diabetes-This one affects females during pregnancy. It canbe controlled through exercise but a given percentage of patients will need totake some kind of blood glucose-controlling medications.undiagnosed oruncontrolled gestational diabetes can raise risk of problems during child birth:the baby may be bigger than the normal size Bingley PJ, (2011). Causes of diabetesDiabetes can be caused by; Viral or bacterial infection, Chemical toxinswithin food, Unidentifiedcomponent resulting to autoimmune reaction,Obesity, unhealthy lifestyle, old age and also Bad diet (Kirkman MS, 2010).Symptoms of diabetesMostly frequent urination,also being really thirsty, Feeling tired than usual evenafter doing a less engaging task, unplanned weight loss, uncomfortable genital itching and also cuts and wounds take longer to cure due tothe weak body fighters cells and also Blurred vision (Colucci RA, 2011).TreatmentMedication for the diabetes type 1 patients is a insulin injections fortheir lifetime. They must also make sure proper blood sugar levels by carryingout regular blood tests and following a special diet.
Some people may be ableto control their type 2 diabetes signs by losing weight following a healthydiet doing plenty of exercise and monitoring their blood glucose levels. Ifthis type gets worse the patients end up taking insulin in tablet form. It canbe restricted through exercise and diabetes but a given percentage of patientswill need to take some kind of blood sugar-controlling treatment.
Undiagnosedor uncontrolled gestational diabetes can raise risk of complications duringchild birth: the baby may be bigger than the normal size (Palmer K 2012). CONCLUSIONDiabetes is a sluggishkiller with no identified 100% healing treatment. Therefore, its complicationscan be reduced through thorough awareness and timely treatment. It is vital to ensurethe blood glucose levels of patients are under strict control to avoid the complications.Generally regular exercise can not only in enhanced control of blood sugar butalso helps to manage weight and blood pressure as it decelerates the badcholesterol and accelerate the level of an excellent cholesterol in the blood(Goldfine KA, 2010).