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What’s the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Type 1: Autoimmune disease that destroys insulin-producing cells in the pancreas. It’s often diagnosed in patients that are under 18 years of age but can occur at any age. The patient will need regular doses of insulin to manage the disease. Type 2: The body loses sensitivity to insulin; the hormone that helps muscles absorb …

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Signs of Malnutrition

Malnutrition = Undernutrition, overnutrition. When someone is malnourished the physically evidence is quite obvious if you know where to look. Oral Symptoms; may develop swollen and bleeding gums that can be reversed and in the worst cases tooth decay which is permanent damage. Musculoskeletal Symptoms; developing fragile bones, experiencing muscle loss, increased weakness and fatigue. Common cases …

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