Top 5 Symptoms and Warning Signs of Diabetes

Diabetes Mellitus generally known as ‘diabetes’ among the people. It is a condition, which comes under the group of metabolic diseases. When diabetes affects an individual the person’s body is not able to use or store glucose correctly (glucose is a formation of sugar), then the glucose return to the bloodstream and the level of blood sugar increases. There are three types of diabetes seen among the people. Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and Gestational diabetes. But whether you have any diabetic symptoms you should consult your physician first. Here we have discussed some of the top symptoms of diabetes. Let us have a brief look.

Excessive increase of Urination and Thirst

It is said that person who are affected with diabetes feel excessive thirst and repeated urination. This is one of the first and major symptoms of diabetes. Though it is not possible to find out whether the person affected with type 1 or 2 diabetes; it is possible to know by blood sugar test. When the person suffers from high emission of body fluids by kidneys, the body starts to dehydrate and begins longing for the purpose of requisite amount of body fluid to perform correctly.

Increase Hunger than habitual

When the level of insulin in the human blood is too large or too small in quantity than that of exact requirement, human cells of the body don’t get adequate energy to function regular tasks. In this condition the body responds by demanding to find more and more energy and due to that the person feels abnormal hungriness. 

Sudden Weight Loss

Researchers have found that when a person suspecting diabetes can lose weight all of a sudden. According to medical observation, high levels of blood sugar can be the cause of sudden weight loss. And this weight loss symptom for diabetes can be 10 pounds to 20 pounds within 2 to 3 months. This generally happens when the insulin hormone is not receiving glucose into the body cells, which is used for energy. In this condition human body stats starving and begins to smash protein from its muscles instead of fuel.

Symptom of Tiredness and Irritability

When a person’s blood sugar levels raise high, sometimes he or she can feel tired and or irritable. If a person goes lot more times in the bathroom for urine in the time of night then it is common that the person feels irritable, because the attempt your body takes is increasing to indemnify for the glucose insufficiency.

Slow Healing Process

It is very natural and common symptom of a diabetic to suffer from slow healing process. It the person got any infections, cuts, burns or bruises then these kinds of wounds cannot come round in the short period of time. This thing naturally happens for increasing the high amounts of glucose spreading in the veins and in the arteries and get damaged the blood vessels of human body.

Common warnings signs of diabetes are followings:
  • Increased thirst.
  • Increased hunger, after you eat food
  • Mouth becomes dry.
  • Frequent urination or urine infections.
  • Unidentified weight loss, even you are eating food and also feeling hungry.
  • Fatigue, feel weak and feeling tired sometimes.
  • Blurred vision.
  • Headaches.

In diabetes, increasing blood sugar level functions like a toxin. Diabetes is sometimes called the cold-blooded-murderer due to its silent and simple to overlook symptoms. Just about every day thousands of people come to know that they are affected by diabetes 1 or 2 or gestational diabetes. As we know prevention is better than cure.  So, one of the most easy and best paths to prevent this killer disease is to have an early blood sugar examination.

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Kabbyik Mitra, a voracious reader and health writer. He is a health & lifestyle journalist. Kabbyik is a yoga enthusiast practicing yoga for last 7-year. He is a certified yoga therapist, a science writer, communicator and journalist. He has been practicing yoga and training people to live a healthy and happy life. Get in touch with him via email: for any yoga related queries.

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