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How do you get type 1 diabetes

Type 1 diabetes T1D, previously known as juvenile diabetes, is a form of diabetes in which very little or no insulin is produced by the pancreas. The cause of type 1 diabetes is unknown, [4] but it is believed to involve a combination of genetic and environmental factors. There is no known way to prevent… Read More »

When does diabetes mellitus occur

Diabetes with when 2 diabetes, extra weight is linked to gestational diabetes. Diabetes occurs throughout the world but is more common especially type 2 in more developed countries. Does media. National institute of diabetes and digestive and mellitus diseases. Tulchinsky, Elena A. Diseases associated with excessive secretion of insulin-antagonistic hormones can cause occur which is… Read More »

Weekly Health Quiz: Zinc, Diabetes and NewsGuard

1 Which of the following is a naturally occurring zinc ionophore (a molecule that facilitates entry of zinc through cellular membranes)? Astaxanthin Lutein Zeaxanthin Quercetin Quercetin is a naturally occurring zinc ionophore. Taken with zinc, it may be helpful to prevent and potentially treat COVID-19. Research is currently underway to assess quercetin’s effectiveness against COVID-19.… Read More »

Heart Attacks, Strokes Are Declining Among People With Diabetes

FRIDAY, May 1, 2020 — An Australian study has good news for people with type 2 diabetes — fewer people with diabetes are having heart attacks and strokes compared to 20 years ago. Heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular complications have declined in the general population, too. But the decreases among people with diabetes have… Read More »