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What are the symptoms and causes of Diabetes ?

Symptoms of diabetes

The common symptoms of diabetes are fatigue, increased thirst, dry mouth, frequent urination, increased hunger, headache, blurry vision or weight loss. Sometimes, diabetes in men can lead to erectile dysfunction and increase other health complications. It is important to get immediate diabetes mellitus treatment from the best diabetologist to help you in keeping your sugar levels under control. Consult a diabetes doctor near you to know more.

Causes of diabetes ?

Type 1 diabetes causes :

Type 1 diabetes is caused by the antibodies destroying the cells in the pancreas that make insulin. This causes diabetes by leaving the body without enough insulin to stretch glucose to the body cells increasing the blood sugar.

There is no specific diabetes causes, but the following reasons may be involved:

  • Viral or bacterial infection

  • Chemical toxins within food

  • Unidentified component causing autoimmune reaction

Type 2 diabetes causes

Type 2 diabetes could be caused due to multiple factors. The most common factor is a family history of type 2 diabetes.

There are a variety of risk factors for type 2 diabetes, any or all of which increase the chances of developing the condition.

These include:

  • Obesity : It may be inherited if you have a family history of diabetes also if you have put on a lot of weight.

  • Living a sedentary lifestyle : If you do not work or exercise physically like running and moving, health problems such as high blood pressure may also put your health at risk and thus it develops type 2 diabetes in you.

  • Increasing age : There are high chances of developing type 2 diabetes after the age of 45.

  • Bad diet

About Sanidhya Clinic

The Sanidhya clinic provides out-patient services with highly qualified and experienced specialists on hormonal disorders in children and adults along with in-house laboratory, pharmacy and a team of paramedical officers. The clinic is equipped to deal with hormonal disorders related to the pituitary, adrenal, thyroid, pancreas, insulin and reproductive endocrinology, especially complex secondary & tertiary care, gestational diabetes management, adult and adolescent diabetes management, metabolic & liver disorders. The only center in Vadodara providing all specialty services related to any hormonal and metabolic disorders at one place.

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