Introduction to Diabetes
Approximately 4 million Canadians are living with diabetes and another 7 million with prediabetes. It is important to understand the different types of diabetes and the differences in various age groups and stages of life. With diabetes, your body either isn’t making enough insulin or isn’t processing it as it should be, which can lead to health issues. If you are concerned about diabetes symptoms or want to understand the types of diabetes, you can learn more here.
Symptoms of diabetes
Fatigue, increased thirst, and numbness or tingling in your hands and feet are just some of the symptoms of diabetes.
Types of diabetes
While they may share similar symptoms, not all types of diabetes are the same. Managing them properly will also require different treatment protocols.
Children and Diabetes
Learning that your child has diabetes can be stressful, but having the knowledge and resources in place to help children manage their diabetes can make all the difference.