Diabetes Symptoms and Signs
Firstly, Diabetes is a lifelong (chronic) disease. There are high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. There are generally two types of Diabetes. Type 1 Diabetes and type 2 Diabetes. Type 2 Diabetes is the most common form of diabetes.
People with type 1 Diabetes can find some typical symptoms, some of which are caused by high blood sugar. Often, people with type 2 diabetes have no symptoms at the beginning. They may not have symptoms for many years.
The symptoms of Diabetes
If you are experiencing any of following symptoms, it would be better to see your doctor for further medication.
Type 1 Diabetes Symptoms
Eyestrain, blurry vision, Diabetic Retinopathy
Extreme hunger and polyphagia
Numbness in hands and feet
Unusual weight loss
Trouble with skin such as dry skin, itchy skin
Many people have type 2 Diabetes for years without knowing it because early symptoms can be general.
Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms
Loss weight slowly
Increased thirst and hungry
Need to urinate often
Feeling very tired
Diabetes can develop varied complications.
Complications of Diabetes
Pedopathy- Foot gangrene, amputation
Nephropathy- Kidney Failure, Uremia (End-Stage Kidney Disease)
Eye disease- eye blurred, lose one's sight
Encephalopathy- cerebrovascular diseases
Early diagnosis and treatment of Diabetes can reduce your risk of developing complications later.
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