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Diabetes by Mind Map: Diabetes

1. Type 1

1.1. Born with it/usually occurs in children and young adults

1.1.1. body makes little or no insulin

1.1.1.1. beta cells that make insulin are destroyed by the immune system

1.1.1.1.1. Must take insulin everyday

2. Type 2

2.1. Can be developed at any age

2.1.1. body doesn't make enough insulin

2.1.1.1. doesn’t respond to insulin properly (insulin resistance)

2.1.1.1.1. Typically in overweight people

3. Gestional

3.1. Developed during pregnacy

3.1.1. Insulin resistance makes it hard for the mother's body to use insulin. She may need up to three times as much insulin.

3.1.1.1. What happens after she gives birth?

4. Hyperglycemia

4.1. Glucose builds up in the blood to high levels

4.1.1. What does this do to the body?

5. when was diabetes discovered?

6. Can it be prevented?

6.1. Type 1

6.1.1. Cant be prevented

6.2. Type 2

6.2.1. make healthy eating decisions,maintain a healthy weight, talk to your doctor

7. What are some symptoms?

7.1. Type 1

7.1.1. Symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination, hunger, fatigue, and blurred vision

7.2. Type 2

7.2.1. Symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination, hunger, fatigue, and blurred vision. In some cases, there may be no symptoms.