Type 2 Diabetes     What is type 2 diabetes? Type 2 diabetes is a form of diabetes where the body becomes resistant to the general effects of insulin and the pancreas gradually loses its ability to produce insulin. It is a chronic and progressive condition. Type 2 diabetes is called adult-onset diabetes. Earlier it […]

Type 1 Diabetes     What is type 1 diabetes? Type 1 diabetes is a disease in which the autoimmune process results in little or no insulin secretion by the island of Langerhans (beta cells) in the pancreas. Autoimmune is the body’s own immune system that fights against the cells in the body that secrete […]

Other Types of Diabetes     What are Other Types of Diabetes? Other types of diabetes are those that differ from the characteristics of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes and are different from gestational diabetes. Other types of diabetes are a rare autosomal recessive form due to different health conditions or conditions that […]