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LADA (Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults) Latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) is the autoimmune disease  usually occurs in normal weight people over age of 30 years. The mechanism for LADA is similar to the classic Type 1 diabetes. It…

MODY Diabetes Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY) was primarily the result of a defect in the beta cell function due to mutations in six genes. Therefore in all MODY forms insulin secretion is disturbed. Approximately one to two…

Type 3 Diabetes The term type 3 diabetes summarizes various forms of Diabetes Mellitus, which can not be clearly assigned to the “classical” foam  of Type 1 Diabetes or Type 2 Diabetes. Type 3 is usually based on a destruction…

Symptoms Of  Type 2 Diabetes Type 2 diabetes develops symptoms over a longer period of time and therefore Type 2 diabetes makes no complaints for long time. Therefore it remains undetected for long time. Type 2 diabetes is only detected…

Treatment Of Type 2 Diabetes The diabetes type 2 treatment aims to stop the blood glucose levels between 80 and 120 mg / dl. Only the consequent reduction in blood sugar can prevent the severe sequelae of type 2 diabetes.…

Causes Of Type 2 Diabetes If a Type 2 diabetes arises, different causes or triggers come together. So far known factors are heredity, obesity and lack of exercise, insensitivity to insulin, impaired insulin secretion and impaired production of certain gut…

Type 2 Diabetes Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disease, which leads to elevated blood glucose levels. The type 2 diabetes (diabetes) is the most common form of diabetes. It accounts for about 90 percent of all diabetes…

Diabetic Ketoacidosis The ketoacidosis is a dangerous metabolic derangement, which is triggered by insulin deficiency. Undetected and untreated, ketoacidosis can develop a life-threatening diabetic coma. Ketoacidosis occurs mainly in people with type 1 diabetes. The hormone insulin has the function…

Causes Of Type 1 Diabetes The causes of type 1 diabetes are known only partially. It is known that type 1 diabetes is a polygenic disease, in which many different genes are involved in the development. So far, more than…

Symptoms Of Type 1 Diabetes Type 1 diabetes is developing much faster than a type 2 diabetes, often within a few weeks. For this reason, he makes himself almost always noticeable with typical symptoms. Especially increased thirst, urination, fatigue and…