What is Diabetes?

It is a condition of hormonal imbalance. Insulin is not produced in adequate amounts by the pancreas, or , there is resistance to the action of insulin in the surrounding tissues. Insulin is responsible for digesting sugars, and hence, sugars accumulate in the blood and urine, leading to various complications in body systems.

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I'm a 58 year old woman and I seem to have all of the symptoms of type 2 diabetes except 1...major weight gain instead of weight loss! My Mother...

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Hi, welcome to our site. I am Dr Saumya Mittal.

Read your query. That is a very significant question and i appreciate your problem. I will try my...

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Hi, i was wondering if i have diabetes. I have been tired and sleeping alot. I also go to the bath alot durning the night. I have also lost weight...

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I have gone thru your query Regarding your anxiety about diabetes . First thing -you did not metion your age ? it is important ....

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I have detected a diabetes (hereditary) for last 5 yrs.
I was taking medicine for 2 yrs for diabetes as suggested by my doctor. My blood sugar is...

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I have read your question and understand your concerns.
First of all, to detect diabetes FBS should be >126
PP2BS should be...

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