Diabetes mellitus is the most common endocrine metabolic disorder that is multifactorial such as, genetic factor and environment elements. Basically our body breaks down the sugar and carbohydrates into simple sugar as glucose. This glucose is required to the body cells in order to activate the metabolism. This job is done by the hormone called Insulin, which produced by beta cells. The person with high blood sugar either will have insulin resistance in the body or deficit production of insulin. The patients with high blood sugar will have symptoms such as, frequent of urination, more thirsty and hungry. Because of such factors, the glucose will start to deposit on blood vessels in heart, kidney which will damage the parts. It can eventually causes heart diseases, kidney diseases and nerve system damage.
- Track 1-1 Type 1 diabetes
- Track 2-2 Type 2 diabetes
- Track 3-3 Gestational diabetes