Essay on How Surgery Should Be Used Treat Type 2 Diabetes

1134 Words Jul 30th, 2016 5 Pages
The article I chose to read is about how, “Surgery should be used to treat type 2 diabetes, say international experts”. The article states that, “In 1979, there were approaching 100 million people worldwide with diabetes. Last year that had risen to 422 million, although the figure was probably an underestimate. Global obesity had fueled type 2 diabetic (Boseley, S. 2016)”. There are two types of diabetes, “type 1 diabetes, which is usually genetic and found in younger people amounted to only 5-10% of the total of the 422 million (Boseley, S. 2016)”. Were type 2 diabetes are connected to obesity is the reminder of 422 million (Boseley, S. 2016)”.
However the class textbook states that, “Type 2 diabetes also related to inheritance pattern of human sing-gene, which affects about 1 in 200 people with diabetes (Starr, C, Evers, C, Lisa, 2013, pg)”. In which Inheritance gene transmission of DNA to offspring (Starr, C, Evers, C, Lisa, 2013pg.94), so it can be traced to family history and ethnicity. Just like “the genetic disorder of asthma, obesity, cancer, heart disease, and multiple sclerosis (Starr, C, Evers, C, Lisa, 2013, page 161)". To understand Type 2 diabetes, “it is important to first understand the normal process by which food is broken down and used by the body for energy. Various things take place when food is digested: A sugar called glucose enters the blood stream. Glucose is a source of fuel for the body in the organ called the pancreas makes insulin.…

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