hca240_appendix_f[1] - Type II Noninsulin-dependent...

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Axia College Material Appendix F Type I and Type II Diabetes What are the differences between Type I and Type II diabetes? By completing this chart, you will create an easy-to-read reference that will help you understand how the two forms of diabetes mellitus differ. Use Ch. 13 of the text in addition to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Web site at http://www.diabetes.org/about-diabetes.jsp to find details about the two types of diabetes. Diabetes Mellitus Matrix Form of Diabetes Age of Onset Defects in Insulin & Effects on Glucose Metabolism Risk Factors Type I: Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) Before the age of 30 Childhood, teenagers and young adults. The body does not produce insulin. Insulin is a hormone that is needed to convert sugar, starches and other food into energy needed for daily life. Family history, ethnic background, high birth weight. Insulin, blood glucose monitoring, diet and exercise.
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Unformatted text preview: Type II: Noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) After the age of 45 also, It could even develop during childhood Either the body does not produce enough insulin or the cells ignore the insulin. Insulin is necessary for the body to be able to use glucose for energy. When you eat food, the body breaks down all of the sugars and starches into glucose, which is the basic fuel for the cells in the body. Insulin takes the sugar from the blood into the cells. When glucose builds up in the blood instead of going into cells, it can lead to diabetes Lack of physical activity, high calorie, high fat, high carbohydrate diet, diet that includes a lot of meat, sleep problems, excess weight, and medical conditions. Maintain blood sugar at levels as close to normal, control high blood pressure and high cholesterol, balanced diet plan, exercise. HCA 240 complications. HCA 240...
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  • Spring '10
  • Judyaycock
  • Diabetes mellitus type 2, American Diabetes Association, Type II Diabetes, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

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