Week 7 Day 5 Assignment Type l and Type ll Diabetes Lavora Moses

Week 7 Day 5 - Appendix E HCA/240 Version 4 Axia College Material Appendix E For this assignment complete this chart to create an easy-to-read

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Appendix E HCA/240 Version 4 1 Axia College Material Appendix E For this assignment, complete this chart to create an easy-to-read reference that will help you understand how the two forms of diabetes mellitus differ. Maintaining proper levels of insulin is critical for diabetes patients. The means by which insulin can be regulated depends upon which type of diabetes a patient has. Complete the chart with a 25- to 50-word response for each box. Form of diabetes Age of onset Defects in insulin and effects on glucose metabolism Risk factors Prevention and treatment Type I: Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus Usually prior to age 30 Type 1 diabetes is caused by an abnormal reaction in which the body’s immune system destroys insulin-secreting cells in the pancreas causing the body not to produce insulin. Since the body depends on insulin to absorb sugar from one’s blood to turn into energy, a type 1 diabetic has to depend on insulin replacements throughout the course of one’s life. Risk factors may include
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This note was uploaded on 01/22/2012 for the course HEALTHCARE HCA 240, B taught by Professor Nicoletrochta during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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Week 7 Day 5 - Appendix E HCA/240 Version 4 Axia College Material Appendix E For this assignment complete this chart to create an easy-to-read

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