Health care tips Top Leading Causes of Death Diabetes


Classification : Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, Gestational diabetes, Other types
Symptoms : Polyuria, Polydipsia, Polyphagia
Causes : Primarily to lifestyle factors and genetics
Prevention : insulin
Death per Year
(in millions)
: 1.27
Description: Diabetes mellitus, often just referred to as diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the body does not make enough insulin, or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced. This high blood sugar make the classical symptoms of polyuria, polydipsia and polyphagia.