Diabetes (Diabetes Mellitus)
A disease in which the body does not control the amount of (a type of ) in the and the make a large amount of . This disease occurs when the body does not make enough or does not use it the way it should.
What is diabetes?
Diabetes is a complex group of diseases with a variety of causes. People with diabetes have , also called or .
Diabetes is a disorder of – the way the body uses digested food for energy. The breaks down – and starches found in many foods – into , a form of that enters the bloodstream. With the help of the , throughout the body absorb glucose and use it for energy. Diabetes develops when the body doesn’t make enough insulin or is not able to use insulin effectively, or both…