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Difference diabetes type 1 and 2 causes?

Difference diabetes type 1 and 2 causes?

Genes: Type 1 diabetes is typically genetic although environmental factors may trigger the disease. Type 2 diabetes has a genetic predisposition, but can be brought on by non-genetic causes such as chronically poor diet and inactivity. ...Read more

Herpes (Definition)

There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more


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Can herpes simplex type 1 turn into type 2?

Can herpes simplex type 1 turn into type 2?

No: Both are completely different strains. Type 1 causes lesions typically around the mouth. Type 2 causes lesions typically around the genitals. However, there are no absolutes in medicine so either strain can occur anywhere. ...Read more

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How is type 1& type 2 diabetes different?

How is type 1& type 2 diabetes different?

Insulin dependance: In type 1 diabetes, the body's ability to make Insulin has been damaged/destroyed, & you have to have Insulin to live. In type 2, the body becomes resistant to the Insulin you already have, and it is usually controlled with oral medications and diet. ...Read more

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Difference in type 1 and type 2 diabetes signs?

Not much: There isn't much difference in the signs of diabetes type 1 versus type 2. Type 1 disease, however, can often present with more severe, and more sudden signs. ...Read more

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Can type 1 diabetes be transmitted?

Can type 1 diabetes be transmitted?

Genetically, yes: Type 1 diabetes can sometimes run in families, by genetic transmission of auto-immune tendencies. Some researchers believe that a type of coxsackie virus infection can provoke an autoimmune response in a susceptible person to develop type 1 diabetes. Although coxsackie virus infection can be passed from person to person, this is unlikely to cause transmission of type 1 diabetes in the same way. ...Read more

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Is type 2 diabetes a lesser evil? Can type 2 become type 1 or vice versa? Can folks with type 1 be cured like folks with type 2 no longer need meds?

Is type 2 diabetes a lesser evil? Can type 2 become type 1 or vice versa? Can folks with type 1 be cured like folks with type 2 no longer need meds?

Diabetes 1 vs 2: Type 1 diabetes refers to the type where one totally stops making Insulin (e.g. Due to pancreas antibodies) and therefore Insulin is generally the only treatment possible . Type 1 can affect all ages including children/adolescents. Type 2 diabetes is more prevelant due to the increase in obesity rates. Eventually most type 2 diabetics need Insulin but weight loss can reverse it. Oral meds help. ...Read more

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Can type 2 diabetes turn into type 1 diabetes?

Can type 2 diabetes turn into type 1 diabetes?

No: Type 2 diabetes is an Insulin resistant form of diabetes. Many but not all persons with type 2 end up on Insulin over time because their bodies lose the ability to make enough Insulin to meet their needs. Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease in which the body attacks the cells in the pancreas that make insulin. It is therefore an Insulin deficient form and always requires Insulin therapy. ...Read more

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Could it be true type 2 diabetes can change to type 1 diabetes?

Could it be true type 2 diabetes can change to type 1 diabetes?

No: But what happens as type two diabetes progresses one eventually ends up "insulin dependant" meaning that the oral medications don't work as well. In theory, a person with type two diabetes COULD then develop LADA ( ate onset autoimmune diabetes) IN ADDITION to type two diabetes. This is the same physiology as juvenille diabetes or type one, it can present in adults. ...Read more

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How are type 1 and type 2 diabetes distinguished from each other?

How are type 1 and type 2 diabetes distinguished from each other?

Many Things: Type 1 diabetes usually starts in youth, up to the early 20's and almost always requires Insulin to treat. Type 2 diabetes, usually starts in middle age, may require Insulin to treat and is often treated with oral medications, but can sometimes be managed by diet, weight loss and exercise, all of which are often important in type 1 diabetes also. ...Read more

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How are type 1 diabetes and type 2 distinguished from each other?

How are type 1 diabetes and type 2 distinguished from each other?

Major: Type 1 diabetics are making antibodies against the part of their pancreas that makes Insulin so they no longer can make any Insulin and require Insulin every day. Type 2 diabetics make plenty of Insulin but their bodies can't utilize it. The end result in both (over simplified) is too much blood sugar. ...Read more

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Can type 1 diabetes be prevented?

Can type 1 diabetes be prevented?

No: Since the cause of type 1 diabetes is not known, it is impossible to prevent it. There is a lot of research that is going on and perhaps the cause will be uncovered soon. ...Read more

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Please advise what is the difference between herpes type 1 type 2 and herpes gladiatorum?

Please advise what is the difference between herpes type 1 type 2 and herpes gladiatorum?

Herpes: Classically, hsv-1 refers to herpes of the oral region (cold sores). Hsv-2 refers to herpes of the genital region. Herpes gladiatorum refers to when hsv-1 is spread to the neck, face, or arms. This usually occurs in athletes who have close contact with one another, such as wrestlers (hence the "gladiatorum"). ...Read more

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How can you tell the difference between type 1 or type 2 diabetes?

How can you tell the difference between type 1 or type 2 diabetes?

Insulin: The main different between type 1 and 2 is whether or not your pancreas is still making insulin. This can be seen on a blood test which your doctor can order for you. ...Read more

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How are type 1 and type 2 diabetes symptoms distinguished from each other?

How are type 1 and type 2 diabetes symptoms distinguished from each other?

Difference: The symptoms are not the issue but the cause is . Type 1 is a lack of insulin. You get ill right away with symptoms of increased appetite, thirst, urination and weight loss. You need Insulin to be replaced. Type 2 is a state of Insulin resistance. These symptoms take much longer to present . Insulin is present but the tissues do not respond as well. This can be handled with oral medication ...Read more

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Can you get type 1 diabetes vs type 2?

Either: Type 2 is the most common but you can get either type anytime. ...Read more

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What're the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

What're the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

DM1&DM2: Dm1-earlier age onset, genetic tendency, Insulin antibodies, dependent on Insulin for treatment, prone for ketoacidosis, fluctuating blood sugars. Dm2- older age, related to obesity, Insulin resistance, oral hypoglycemics and Insulin to control. ...Read more

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Can type 1 diabetes be hereditary?

Can type 1 diabetes be hereditary?

Not directly: Type 1 diabetes occurs more often in some ethnic groups;higher in caucasions much lower in asians.Susceptability from parent to child may approximate 5%, but that means~95% don't.It occurs more often in populations susceptable to auto-immune disorders and may arise in someone with a previous problem like autoimmune hypothyroidism. ...Read more

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Can type 1 diabetes be hereditary?

Can type 1 diabetes be hereditary?

Yes: It is thought to be hereditary. If you have a child with diabetes, your other children have a one in 20 chance of developing diabetes, which is much greater than the population ( one in 300) ...Read more

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