Diabetes Type 2

Symptoms: 

The symptoms include infections in the bladder, kidney or  skin that are more frequent or heal slowly, fatigue, hunger, increased thirst and increased urination.

Tests to diagnose: 

To diagnose type 2 diabetes the following tests are done:

  • Glycated hemoglobin (A1C) test 
  • Random blood sugar test
  • Fasting blood sugar test
  • Oral glucose tolerance test 
Treatment: 

Managing blood sugar level through exercise, physical activity can help treat diabetes.

Medications include Alpha-glucosidase inhibitors, Biguanides, DPP IV inhibitors, Injectable medicines, Meglitinides, Sulfonylureas and Thiazolidinediones

For more information visit the following websites

http://www.diabetesindia.com/

http://www.diabetesfoundationindia.org/

http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/