Here is a list of the most common diabetes symptoms:
Frequent urination, Disproportionate thirst, Intense hunger, Weight gain, Unusual weight loss, Increased fatigue, Irritability, Blurred vision, Cuts and bruises don't heal properly or quickly.
More skin and/or yeast infections ,Itchy skin , Gums are red and/or swollen - Gums pull away from teeth ,Frequent gum disease/infection, sexual dysfunction among men, Numbness or tingling, especially in your feet and hands.
Knowing and recognizing the symptoms of diabetes is essential. Catching diabetes at an early stage can delay or prevent the development of serious complications.
In type 1 diabetes, the signs and symptoms can develop very quickly, and can develop significantly over the course of weeks or even days - particularly in children or adolescents.
In children and younger adults, signs such as increased urination, increased thirst, tiredness and sudden weight loss tend to be the most noticeable symptoms.
Type 2 diabetes tends to develop more slowly, usually over a period of months or even years. It can also lead on from pre-diabetes.
The symptoms can appear very gradually, which can make spotting the signs more difficult.
It is not uncommon for people to live with type 2 diabetes for years without being aware of their condition.
The earlier diabetes is diagnosed, the earlier it can be treated and controlled which, in turn, will reduce the risk of complications.
If type 2 diabetes is left undiagnosed for a number of years, it could lead to the development of the Diabetic Complications . ...read more