Diabetes Is A Disease Affects People Globally

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Introduction: This topic that I am embarking upon is very broad, diabetes is a disease which affects people globally, but I will keep focus mainly on a community that means a lot to me. First and foremost I want to educate you about diabetes and then travel with you for a while.
First of all, what is diabetes? Diabetes is a group of diseases that results in too much sugar in the blood, or high blood glucose. The most common types are:
1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus
2. Gestational diabetes
3. Pre-diabetes
4. Type 1 diabetes.
The most common type is diabetes mellitus, caused by a deficiency of pancreatic hormone insulin which results in a failure to metabolize sugars and starch, sugars accumulate in the blood and urine, and the by-products of
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It was previously referred to as, “non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus”,(NIDDM), or “ adult onset diabetes”. The primary cause is excessive weight and not enough exercise.

Gestational diabetes is the third main form and occurs when pregnant women without a previous history of diabetes develop a high blood sugar level.
Type 2 diabetes strikes people of ages, and early symptoms can be subtle, in fact about 1 out of 3 people with type 2 diabetes don’t know they have it.
This chronic condition thwarts the body’s ability to use the carbohydrate in food for energy, overtime the excess sugar in the blood raises the risk for heart disease, loss of vision, nerve and organ damage, and other serious conditions.
In most cases of people with type two diabetes, the disease is not discovered until it takes a noticeable toll on health, one red flag is , troubling infections such as:
• Cuts or sores that are slow to heal
• Frequent yeast infections or urinary tract infections
• Itchy skin, especially in groin area
• Sexual dysfunction
Sexual dysfunction is common among people with diabetes, diabetes can cause damage blood vessels and nerve endings in the genitals, leading to a loss of feelings and making orgasm difficult, other complications can include vaginal dryness and impotence in men.
It is estimated
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