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Diabetes

diabetes


Diabetes is a chronic (long-lasting) health condition that affects how your body turns food into energy. Your body breaks down most of the food you eat into sugar and releases it into your bloodstream. When your blood sugar goes up, it signals your pancreas to release insulin.


Some of the symptoms of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes are:


Causes of type 1 diabetes

Causes of type 2 diabetes



Our professional occupational therapists can improve diabetes management as well as the person's overall health and well-being. We can get you set up with the right therapist for you. Call today to schedule a consultation!





https://www.diabetes.ca/about-diabetes

https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/diabetes

https://www.healthline.com/health/diabetes#causes

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetes/symptoms-causes/syc-20371444

https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/diabetes/overview/symptoms-causes#causes



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Sources:https://www.diabetes.ca/about-diabetes

https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/diabetes

https://www.healthline.com/health/diabetes#causes

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Written by:

Dr. Vinod Somareddy, PT, DPT

President

Author
Reddy Care Physical and Occupational Therapy Reddy Care Physical & Occupational Therapy Reddy Care Physical & Occupational Therapy is an outstanding specialty service providing exceptional care and state-of-the-art treatments for the residents of Farmingdale and Great Neck, New York. The combination of innovative exercise programs, manual therapy, and technology together with the expertise of every member of the team enables Reddy Care Physical & Occupational Therapy to provide services that ensure superior clinical outcomes and consistently high patient satisfaction.

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