The Power of Health Behaviours — Diabetes

Health Behaviours and Heart Failures (6th of 12 posts)

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  Health Behaviours Impact on Heart Disease Risk Factors: Diabetes Diabetes mellitus is high blood sugar and a complex disease because it has a very complicated development period, a complicated and poorly understood disease period which leads to an even more complicated disease impact period. There are basically two types of diabetes, Type 1 “insulin dependent” diabetes (T1DM) and Type 2 “non-insulin dependent” diabetes (T2DM). T1DM affects about 380,000 Canadians and is the diabetes you get when you are a kid and your body does not produce insulin so you have to have insulin injections to survive. T2DM affects about...

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