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  • 1. DIABETES
  • 2. What is Diabetes? • Diabetes is a disease in which the body does not produce or properly use insulin.
  • 3. What is insulin? • Insulin is a type of hormone found in your body.
  • 4. What is insulin used for? • Insulin is used to convert sugar and starches into energy needed for day to day life.
  • 5. Is there more than one type of diabetes? There are three major types of diabetes 1.Type 1 Diabetes 2.Type 2 Diabetes 3.Gestational Diabetes Mellitus otherwise known as GDM
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  • 7. What is Type 1 Diabetes? • Type1 Diabetesisalso known as JuvenileDiabetes
  • 8. Facts about type 1 Diabetes
  • 9. Fact # 1 • Type 1 Diabetes is usuallyType 1 Diabetes is usually diagnosed in children and youngdiagnosed in children and young adults, however it is possible to beadults, however it is possible to be diagnosed in adults.diagnosed in adults.
  • 10. Fact # 2 • Type 1 Diabetics must injectType 1 Diabetics must inject themselves with insulin severalthemselves with insulin several times dailytimes daily
  • 11. Fact # 3 • Type 1 Diabetes is thought to be caused by both genetic and environmental factors.
  • 12. Fact # 4Fact # 4 • Type 1 Diabetes comes suddenly, usually under the age of 40 years old.
  • 13. What are some signs of Type 1 Diabetes?
  • 14. SIGNS:SIGNS: Weight Loss Excessive Thirst Increase in appetite Drowsiness/Laziness Constantly having to go to the bathroom Bad attitude/Moody Sugar in Urine Sudden unconsciousness Breath with fruity odor
  • 15. How many AmericansHow many Americans are Living with Type 1are Living with Type 1 Diabetes?Diabetes?
  • 16. Currently, there are about 3 million people living with Type 1 Diabetes in the United States.
  • 17. About how manyAbout how many people are diagnosedpeople are diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes awith Type 1 Diabetes a year?year?
  • 18. More than 15,000 Children are diagnosed with Diabetes each year in the U.S. alone.
  • 19. What are the complications of Type 1 Diabetes?
  • 20. Heart Disease Diabetes brings more of a risk for heart attack as well as stroke due to poor circulation throughout the body.
  • 21. Kidney Disease • Diabetes can damage the kidneys, which may eventually lead to kidney failure, or may lead to the need for a kidney transplant.
  • 22. Eye ComplicationsEye Complications • Diabetes causes sight trouble. People who have diabetes have a higher risk of becoming blind.
  • 23. Nerve Damage • Nerve damage is one of the most common complications of Diabetes. This is when damage occurs to the nerves that run throughout yourentire body.
  • 24. Foot Complications • Nerve damage occurs in the feet because of poor circulation that is caused by Diabetes.
  • 25. Gastro paresis •Gastro paresis is when the stomach takes too long to digest and empty the food from the stomach.
  • 26. Skin Disorders
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  • 28. What is Type 2 Diabetes? • Type 2 Diabetes in the most common type Diabetes.
  • 29. In the body of Type 2 Diabetics, the body either: A. Does not produce insulin B. Cells reject the insulin OR
  • 30. Facts About Type 2 Diabetes • Type 2 Diabetes can occur in anyone • Some races (African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and Asians,) have a higher risk for Type 2 Diabetes • With Type 2 Diabetes, insulin that the body produces isn’t as efficient at moving sugar out of the blood as it should be, however, some sugar is still moved out of the blood.
  • 31. What are some treatmentsWhat are some treatments for Diabetes?for Diabetes?
  • 32. For Type 1 Diabetes:For Type 1 Diabetes: •   .
  • 33. For Type 2 DiabetesFor Type 2 Diabetes • Planning meals to control your blood sugar • Exercise • Lose Weight
  • 34. What is GestationalWhat is Gestational Diabetes?Diabetes? • When women previously diagnosed with diabetes show high glucose levels in their blood during pregnancy.
  • 35. FactsFacts • Usually diagnosed during pregnancy • Affects 3-10 percent of pregnancies • Babies could possibly be too big (problems with delivery,) and low blood sugar in their bodies, are more at risk for Type 2 Diabetes later in their lives.
  • 36. Treatment for GestationalTreatment for Gestational DiabetesDiabetes •Change in diet •Ant ibiot ics/ insulin
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  • 38. ACTORS/ACTRESS ES
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  • 40. Dick Clark, producer of top award shows such as the Golden Globes and the American Music Awards, has Type 2 Diabetes.
  • 41. Larry King, host of Larry King Live, has Type 2 Diabetes
  • 42. Mary Tyler Moore has Type 1 Diabetes, and is chairman of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF.)
  • 43. MUSICIANS
  • 44. Mick Fleet wood, in Fleet wood Mac.
  • 45. Bret Michaels, Lead singer of Poison, was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age 6
  • 46. Nick Jonas of the Jonas Brothers has Type 1 Diabetes
  • 47. Aretha Franklin, known as theAretha Franklin, known as the “Queen of Soul.”“Queen of Soul.”
  • 48. Elvis Presley had Diabetes
  • 49. Athletes with Diabetes
  • 50. Ed Kranepool, former1st basemen forthe New York Mets.
  • 51. Ron Santo, played for the Chicago Cubs
  • 52. Kendall Simmons has Type 2 Diabetes
  • 53. David Wells

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