Everything you have to know about Diabetes (Infographic)
What is Diabetes?
Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin OR when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces.
Insulin is a hormone that regulates blood sugar.
Hyperglycemia, or raised blood sugar, is a common effect of uncontrolled diabetes and over time leads to serious damage to many of the body’s systems, especially the nerves and blood vessels