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What are symptom differences between type 2 diabetes and luekemia?

What are symptom differences between type 2 diabetes and luekemia?

A few differences: While both disease can cause fatigue, weight loss, frequent infection, people with leukemia are more likely to have fever, night sweat, easy bruising or bleeding, swollen lymph nodes... People with diabetes are more likely to have frequent thirst, frequent urination... Sometimes, both won't have any symptoms and is found on routine blood tests. ...Read more

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Diabetes (Adult Onset Or Type 2) (Definition)

A common long-term metabolic disorder where the body does not use the hormone insulin (produced by the pancreas) properly. This results in high blood-sugar levels. ...Read more


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What are the major differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

What are the major differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Diabetes: Type 1 dm results from the body's failure to produce insulin, and requires the person to inject Insulin or wear an Insulin pump. Type 2 dm results from Insulin resistance, a condition in which cells fail to use Insulin properly, sometimes combined with an absolute Insulin deficiency. This form was previously referred to as non insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (niddm) or "adult-onset diabetes". ...Read more

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How to know what is are the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

How to know what is are the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Diabetes: Type 1 dm results from the body's failure to produce insulin, and requires the person to inject Insulin or wear an Insulin pump. Type 2 dm results from Insulin resistance, a condition in which cells fail to use Insulin properly, sometimes combined with an absolute Insulin deficiency. This form was previously referred to as non insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (niddm) or "adult-onset diabetes". ...Read more

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What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes? are there anymore forms or types ?

What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes? are there anymore forms or types ?

Making insulin: The basic difference is in making your own insulin.In type one, something kills off the insulin production in your pancreas.Since it is needed to move glucose from the blood into the cells, you must get it from an outside source or your blood level goes up too much & you eventually die. In type 2, you can make it but it doesn't work as effectively.You take extra or pills that make it work better. ...Read more

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What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes in chidlren?

What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes in chidlren?

Pathophysiology: Although both type i and type ii diabetes manifest with high blood sugars the basic underpinnings of the two are different. Type i diabetes is caused by an autoimmune destruction of the beta cells which make Insulin in the pancreas. It is not caused by diet or lifestyle choices. Type ii diabetes in children is most often associated with obesity and a family history of type ii diabetes. Children with this disease are very Insulin resistant. Eventually their bodies are unable to keep up with the Insulin demands and the blood sugars rise. ...Read more

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Please explain what type 2 diabetes is and what the link is between obesity and type 2 diabetes?

Please explain what type 2 diabetes is and what the link is between obesity and type 2 diabetes?

Type I, no insulin: In type i, the pancreas is simply not making enough insulin. Therefore you must provide it. In type ii, there is plenty of insulin. But, the obesity makes the Insulin receptors less effective. This is called peripheral resistance. ...Read more

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What are the common age differences between diabetes type 1 and type 2?

What are the common age differences between diabetes type 1 and type 2?

Typicaly type 1s are: Diagnoses as children and they are Insulin requiring. Type 2 tend to be adults and overweight and have are non Insulin requiring. ...Read more

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What are symptoms in type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Similar - Except: Type I have to have Insulin to stay alive. They go into ketoacidosis & die within 2-3 weeks, without it. Type ii make super normal amounts of insulin, yet sugar still high & they do not go into ketoacidosis without insulin, though Insulin often promoted as a treatment; a treatment option with many complications & which often promotes worsening of many dm problems. ...Read more

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What is the relevance between type 2 diabetes and hypertension?

What is the relevance between type 2 diabetes and hypertension?

Common: Hypertension is commonly observed in patients with type 2 diabetes as well as some with type 1 diabetes. Hypertension can increase ones risk for eye, kidney and nerve complications as well as heart attacks and strokes. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of type 2 diabetes?

What are possible causes of type 2 diabetes?

Genetics, diet &: Lack of exercise. Genes are the major determinant of diabetes. However, about 60% of the otherwise susceptible persons can avoid getting diabetes by losing weight and exercising. ...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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What link exists between type 2 diabetes and lifestyle?

What link exists between type 2 diabetes and lifestyle?

Very important link: Life style is linked to life style as far as prevention of type2 diabetes is concerned and after it is diagnosed. Life style changes like diet, nutrition, exercise, smoking cessation are very important in the control of type2 diabetes and in prevention for its complications. ...Read more

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What link exists between type 2 diabetes and lifestyle?

What link exists between type 2 diabetes and lifestyle?

Many: Type 2 diabetes is 70-90% related to improper life style -- such as poor diet, lack of exercise, weight gain, etc. It's also related to age and genetics, but those you can't change. Lifestyle can be improved and your risk of diabetes will decline significantly. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of type 2 diabetics?

Diabetes symptoms: Some of the signs/symptoms of hyperglycemia are: unusual thirst, frequent urination, blurry vision, fatigue or feeling more tired than normal for unknown reasons, unusual weight loss, hunger, frequent infections, cuts/bruises that won't heal... ...Read more

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What are all of the symptoms for type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

What are all of the symptoms for type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Multiple: Frequent urination unusual thirst extreme hunger unusual weight loss extreme fatigue and irritability frequent infections blurred vision cuts/bruises that are slow to heal tingling/numbness in the hands/feet recurring skin, gum, or bladder infections. ...Read more

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What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Insulin: Type 1, aka: "juvenile " occurs when pancreas stops making Insulin altogether, and onset usually is in childhood/teens. They are dependent on Insulin administration. Type 2, or adult onset usually starts as increased resistance to the body's insulin, often from increased body fat. Can use meds to improve situation unless Insulin production fails. # of 2s outnumber 1s in us. ...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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What are the symptoms of type 2 diabetes in kids?

What are the symptoms of type 2 diabetes in kids?

Several: Common signs of diabetes can include increase thirst, frequent urination, weight gain, fatigue, and poor wound healing. However, early on in the disease, symptoms may be absent or very mild and go unnoticed for some time. ...Read more

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

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

Type 1..: Requires Insulin to live type 2 can often be controlled with diet, exercise pills;sometimes need Insulin for better control, . ...Read more

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