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3 Quick Facts About Diabetes

1

Common Symptom of Diabetes

Some of the most common symptoms of diabetes include excessive thirst and hunger, fatigue, and blurry vision. If you suspect you may have diabetes always consult a physician.

2

What Causes Type 1 Diabetes?

Diabetes is caused by the immune system destroying the insulin producing cells in the pancreas. The body is then left without enough insulin to function normally which is called an autoimmune reaction, due to the body attacking itself.

3

Is There a Cure For Diabetes?

Unfortunately there is no cure for type 1 diabetes but there are treatment options to live a normal life. Type 2 diabetes can be prevented or delayed with weight loss and activity.

Read more about the Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes
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