Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Causes of Diabetes Type 2

Type 1 and Type 2 are the two different types of diabetes that is very commonly found. The diabetes that occurs in children is mainly called Type 1 diabetes whereas the diabetes that occurs in adults is known as Type 2 diabetes. This type 2 diabetes also occurs in children but it is a very rare case. It occurs when a baby is born pre matured, or has suffered from malnourishment.

One of the causes of diabetes type 2 is a malfunction of a body. Pancreas in our body produces a special fluid which is called Insulin. The liver on the other hand secretes glucose. There are some cells in our body which are supposed to absorb the insulin. When these particular cells creates a problem and are not been able to absorb any more insulin there causes a major problem. The pancreas does not stop secreting insulin. Even the liver carries on producing glucose. Now this is really serious as after a certain period of time this body organs especially the pancreas stops working properly. It reaches a saturating level after which it does not produce insulin anymore. This is the main biological cause behind diabetes.

There are several other causes of diabetes type 2. One of the main type 2 diabetes causes is bulkiness or obesity. This is one of the main causes behind several other diseases. With time most people are more leaned to obesity. This is mainly because of the modern life style. Life is totally dependent on machine today. Time is something that is lacking in all our lives. Even the habit of food intake has changed. All loves junk food or fast food. A recent research has shown that these are one of the several causes of diabetes type 2.

Hereditarily diabetes Type 2 is transferred to the next generations. It is not necessary that if your parents have high diabetes even you will be affected or if they do not suffer from it you are free from this deadly disease. So if your predecessors are already been affected by it you should take precautions to stay away from it.

Due to work pressure and lack of time most of are affected by stress. It can be professional or emotional stress. Even it is causes Type 2 diabetes.

If the blood pressure is high it may even cause this diabetes Type 2.

In the cases of women it has been seen that during the time of pregnancy changes in the hormones take place. This can also be considered as one of the causes of diabetes Type 2. Though it has been seen that when this is the cause behind it in most cases this diabetes is temporary. It is cured after a certain period of time.

Type 2 Diabetes can be deadly if proper care and treatment is not done. Special care should be taken to lead a happy life.


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