This short description is about the diabetes and its type’s information. Knowledge is a power and if you are looking for the source to learn things about diabetes than this note could be useful for you. No matter if you are infected with this disease or not, if you are aware of symptoms and having good knowledge about diabetes then you can protect yourself from getting infected.
Diabetes Mellitus is the diseases having several types, but there are two types, which are most common. Type1 and Type2 are the most infected diabetes disease present in a human being. These types are of a metabolic system containing body’s capacity in metabolizing sugar level with the help of insulin. Insulin is the main cause of body growth and energy as it helps the cells to grow in a proper manner.
In type 1 body produce very less insulin or even sometime didn’t generate as well. Patients infected with type 1 diabetes have to go for insulin therapy for whole life. This chronicle disease was not able to manage before 1924 as there was no therapy to protect this disease from growing inside the body. Type-1 is having another name as juvenile diabetes. People between are typically identified between the ages of 9 to 15 years, so we can say this disease is extremely effecting children’s.
Type 2 is another type of diabetes, which produces ample of insulin in a body. However, body cells are not able to use the produced insulin. It is the most commonly found in people of 40 and above age. This is also a fact that due to irregular routine of food this disease is developing at all ages now. Taking unhealthy food is major cause of type 2. Those who are overweight and not doing exercise to reduce weight get easily affected with type 2 diabetes disease. Today fast food restaurants are everywhere, and people are adapting the food rapidly. Those people get more chances to get an infection with diabetes type 2.
While talking about the diabetes patients in US around 7.8% of population is infected with diabetes. However, this calculation is still incomplete as there are 5.7 million people need to be diagnosed. People who are older than 40 years are infected with type 2.
A survey was conducted in India in the year 2000, and results came in front was shocking. 171 million people were infected with diabetes and most of them were affected with type 2 diabetes. In 2007 this calculation becomes 50% but still more than 49 million people are suffering from diabetes disease. Presently, India is known as capital diabetes of a world. According to complete data 1 person among 5 diabetes patients is staying in India.