Medindia

X

Timely Detection of Type-1 Diabetes Crucial

by Medindia Content Team on  August 12, 2006 at 8:29 AM Diabetes News   - G J E 4
Timely Detection of Type-1 Diabetes Crucial
Houston- Dr. Morey Haymond, chief of paediatric endocrinology at Texas Children's has observed that parents are unable to pick up certain tell tale signs of diabetes in children.
Advertisement

Children may be struck with Type 1 diabetes when they are a bit more independent, hence parents many not be able to observe the common symptom of frequent urination. While Type 2 diabetes is more an affliction with the obese and the sedentary, Type 1 is far more dangerous marked by a rapid decline in health.

Advertisement
The basic reason for the occurrence of Type 1 diabetes still remains unclear; scientists are studying the genetic angle to this disease, most often the case with a number of patients.

Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
User Avatar
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted I agree to the terms and conditions

You May Also Like

Advertisement
View All