Diabetes

Diagnostic & Medical Clinic

Diabetes is a chronic disease marked by high levels of sugar in the blood and can cause such problems as:

  • Blurry vision
  • Excessive thirst
  • Fatigue
  • Frequent urination
  • Hunger
  • Weight loss

There are three major types of diabetes:

  • Type 1 is usually diagnosed in childhood
  • Type 2 typically occurs during adulthood
  • Gestational diabetes occurs during pregnancy in women who do not otherwise have diabetes