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hca240_appendix_f[1] - Axia College Material Appendix F...

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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/diabetes-statistics.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) Type I diabetes can occur at any age but is most often diagnosed in children Insulin is a hormone produced by special cells, called beta cells, in the pancreas, an organ located in the area behind your stomach. Insulin is needed to move blood sugar (glucose) into cells, where it is stored and later used for energy. In type 1 diabetes, these cells produce
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