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Unformatted text preview: Other lipid storage diseases – Type 1 diabetes – Gestational diabetes What is type 2 diabetes? What • The pancreas makes insulin. Insulin helps you to digest your food, especially sugars. • Insulin also promotes the storage of extra food energy as fat. Too much insulin ((hyperinsulinemia), too much fat. • Children (and adults) with too much fat make too much insulin which leads to…more fat! insulin fat Obesity Type 2 Diabetes In the early stages, there Complications of type 1 diabetes: are no symptoms. Later symptoms of type 2 Kidney failu...
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