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Month: May 2019

What is Diabetes? | Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Diabetes is a chronic condition characterized by high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) and disordered metabolism resulting from low levels of the hormone insulin (pancreas not producing insulin in type 1 diabetes) or abnormal insulin resistance (cells not responding to insulin in type 2 diabetes). Without proper management, it can lead to a buildup of sugars in the blood and cause serious …

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