You’re at a party and that red velvet cupcake is peering at you from a distance. As you force yourself to look away, you see a friend approaching with a chocolate mud pot. You think you’re doing really well, when suddenly you are forced to gulp down a besan laddoo at your Grandma’s behest. We all love sweetness in our lives, but what happens when it gets too much?
Diabetes is a state where your body is not at ease because of high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period. Diabetes usually happens in either of the following cases: 1. your pancreas are not producing enough insulin or 2. the cells of your body are not responding to the insulin produced.
How do you know you have it?
Though these may be the common signs and symptoms to look out for, a consult with your doctor is essential before making a definitive diagnosis.
Types of Diabetes
If left untreated, Diabetes can cause complications. Following are the three main types of Diabetes.
Though the cure is tricky, any type of Diabetes can be managed. Prevention and treatment include following a healthy diet and physical exercises. Blood pressure control is important for people with the disease.
So you can have your cake and eat it too. But only a portion. And then there’s always yoga or gym to burn it off!
Stay fat free and fret-free.
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