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Chile is one of the countries with the largest number of diabetes in South America, adding one million and a half to it. The main signs that are responsible for the existence of this pathology are too much pressure and obesity, the increase in the concentration of fat in the abdominal region, and darkening the skin in areas such as the neck and & The penguins.
Diabetes and endocrinology, Ciudad del Mar Clinic, and Dr Berta Garrido, indicate that these specific signs can help to find it in time. "If these symptoms occur, it can be prediabetes, so you have to perform a glucose tolerance test with an insulin curve," said the expert.
"This problem is also associated with smoking and eating too much alcohol, so it is wise to avoid them," adds the endocrinology to this disease, so that people get a healthy diet, based on vegetables and some fruits, reducing sugars, fat and salt, which performs a daily exercise at least 30 minutes and avoid drinking too much drugs such as alcohol and cigarettes. "
In this line, the expert explains that diabetes mellitus can cause other serious problems such as stroke, blindness, heart attack, kidney disease and wood excess, which in the past decade has increased by 28 percent.
Types of diabetes
- Diabetes Mellitus Math 1: It has an automatic disease that destroys cells that produce pneumonia insulin and usually occurs among children and young people, although it may be developing in an adult in some cases. It affects 3 to 5% of people with diabetes.
- Diabetes Mellitus math 2: There is a combination of insulin resistance and a lack of insulin that usually occurs in an adult, which is related to obesity, physical inactivity and unhealthy eating. About 95% of diabetes cases in the world correspond to this type.
- Gestational Diabetes: It corresponds to the glucose intolerance that occurs during pregnancy and affects at least one in 25 pregnancies worldwide.