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Unformatted text preview: • Require daily insulin injections • Can develop at any age • Most often occurs in childhood to early adolescence • Metabolic disturbances • Diabetic ketoacidosis Type 1 Diabetes Type Causes of Type 1 Diabetes Causes Symptoms Associated with Type 1 & Type 2 Diabetes Type What Is Type 2 Diabetes? What • Most common form of diabetes • 1 out of 4 people in U.S. • Screening • Age 45 years of age • Fasting plasma glucose • Can develop at any age • Frequently develops in middle-aged and older adults Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes Risk What Is Type 2 Diabetes? What • Insulin resistance • Transport of glucose across membranes is impaired • Blood glucose values for diagnosis Diagnostic Values for Diabetes What Is Type 2 Diabetes? What • Risk factors • Ethnicity • Genetics • In utero environment • Birth weight • Obesity • Abdominal body fat • Sig...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2013 for the course NUTR 121 taught by Professor Pam during the Spring '12 term at Dallas.

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