Sugar or glucose in our diet provides energy to the body. Diabetes occurs when the sugar concentration in the blood increases
Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas. It facilitates the movement of glucose from the blood to the liver, muscles and fat cells.
The causes for diabetes are:
- Type 1 Diabetes: Body is incapable of producing insulin
- Type 2 Diabetes: Body becomes resistant to insulin
- Hormonal changes during pregnancy can also result in temporary diabetes
- Keep a watch on your diet
- exercise regularyl