Essay on Types Of Diabetes Mellitus ( Dm )

1517 Words Apr 18th, 2016 7 Pages
Diabetes is otherwise known as Diabetes mellitus (DM), is a group of metabolic diseases in which there will be high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period. Symptoms of high blood sugar include increased thirst, increased hunger and frequent urination. If proper treatment is not taken diabetes can cause many complications. Acute complications are diabetic ketoacidosis and nonketotic hyperosmolar coma. Serious long-term complications are stroke, cardiovascular disease, foot ulcers, chronic kidney failure, and damage to the eyes. The reason of Diabetes are either the pancreas not producing enough insulin or the cells of the body not responding properly to the insulin produced.

There are three main types of diabetes mellitus 1) Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus" (IDDM) or "juvenile diabetes"2) "non insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus" (NIDDM) or "adult-onset diabetes"
3) Gestational diabetes. Healthy diet, physical exercise, maintaining a normal body weight, and avoiding use of tobacco. Control of blood pressure and maintaining proper foot care are necessary to stay away from diabetes.

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