Diabetes is a long-term medical condition that develops due to prolonged high levels of sugar in blood. It is typically manifested when:
– Body fails to produce insulin at all (leading to type 1 diabetes), or
– When it doesn’t produce enough insulin for proper functioning (leading to type 2 diabetes).
Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes.
Diabetes is often labeled as a silent killer since it can cause several health complications in long run. It is a progressive disease and can often worsen with time. A huge chunk of population is, in fact, unaware that they have diabetes! Continue reading “How diabetes impacts your ageing body?”