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What are the symptoms of sugar diabetes?

What are the symptoms of sugar diabetes?

Diabetes Mellitus: Symptoms of diabetes classically include frequent and much urination, constant thirst, fatigue, and weight loss - just to name a few. ...Read more

Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Diabetes (Definition)

Diabetes is a disease of increased blood glucose levels. Glucose is a type of sugar that comes from the intake of food. Insulin is a type of hormone that removes the glucose from the blood and moves it into the cells to provide them with energy. There are two different types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is when the body does not make any insulin. Therefore, glucose stays inside the blood and does not move into the cells. Type 2 diabetes, which is commonly associated with obesity, is when the body is either resistant to the effects of insulin or when the body does not produce enough insulin. Increased levels of glucose in the body causes severe damage to the ...Read more


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What are symptoms of more advanced sugar diabetes?

What are symptoms of more advanced sugar diabetes?

Several: Common complications of diabetes include changes in sensation in your feet and legs which can lead to pain, blindness, heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure, and poor wound healing possibly leading to infection and amputation. ...Read more

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Have symptoms of diabetes, sugar level high but not yet high to diagnose. Have Graves' disease. Healthy & fit. Can adults get type 1 diabetes?

Have symptoms of diabetes, sugar level high but not yet high to diagnose. Have Graves' disease. Healthy & fit. Can adults get type 1 diabetes?

Yes!: Over the years our knowledge do diabetes has progressed, type 1 diabetes used to be defined by age or insulin dependence. It is now better understood and known to be an autoimmune disease and technically defined as autoimmune damage to the insulin producing cells of the pancreas. It can be tested for. Having one autoimmune dz increases risk of another. However, type 2 DM is still more common. ...Read more

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Have symptoms of diabetes, sugar level is 6.2 fasting.Up to 7 .1 after meal (2hrs) Have Graves' disease.Healthy & fit. Can adults get type 1 diabetes?

Have symptoms of diabetes, sugar level is 6.2 fasting.Up to 7 .1 after meal (2hrs) Have Graves' disease.Healthy & fit. Can adults get type 1 diabetes?

Confusing question: The standard reporting of blood sugar results are in mg/dl.Your stated values are obviously in some other system because that level is incompatible with alertness/ life. Type 1 DM is due to loss of insulin production capability.It could happen at any age, but rarely does in older adults.When it does, the patient can lose 10 lb/week while eating almost continuously. ...Read more

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I have symptoms of diabetes, blood sugar level high but not yet diagnosed. Also have Graves Disease. Could by T1diabetes? How quick can this progress?

I have symptoms of diabetes, blood sugar level high but not yet diagnosed. Also have Graves Disease. Could by T1diabetes? How quick can this progress?

Diabetes: If your hyperthyroidism isn't controlled, it may cause elevated blood sugar. Type 2 adult onset diabetes would be more likely than type 1 as your blood sugars must be borderline because you state diabetes hasn't been definitely diagnosed as of now. Type 1 is usually more dramatic and severe in presentation. Your endocrinologist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you. ...Read more

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What are the signs of sugar diabetes?

What are the signs of sugar diabetes?

Thirst, urination...: Classic symptoms are excessive thirst, increased urination, increased hunger, weight loss, fatigue, dizziness, and blurred vision due to high blood sugar level, loss of sugar/fluid in urine and resulting dehydration. ...Read more

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Is there a medication for minor low sugar diabetes.

Is there a medication for minor low sugar diabetes.

Unclear : You are not clear about what you mean. Do you have diabetes? Have you been formally diagnosed? Minor low sugar diabetes is not a diagnosis. If you are diagnosed with diabetes the starting on Metformin (Glucophage) usually the first line treatment. Please talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Can someone with sugar diabetes go out of control when his sugar gets low?

Can someone with sugar diabetes go out of control when his sugar gets low?

Yes : Low blood sugar or hypoglycemia is a common cause of altered mental status in diabetics. The treatment regimen should be reviewed and adjusted to prevent this dangerous complication. ...Read more