Type 2 diabetes often also called Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus, or Diabetes Mellitus Without Insulin Dependent on. Diabetest Unlike type 1, type 2 problem is not because the pancreas does not make insulin because the insulin is made but not enough. Most of the inhaled insulin that is produced by fat cells due to lifestyle and eating habits are not good. While the pancreas can not make enough insulin to overcome insulin deficiency so that blood sugar levels will rise.
Type 2 diabetes is a type of diabetes that affects the majority. Approximately 90% to 95% of diabetics suffer from type 2 diabetes. Type of diabetes is most commonly suffered by adults over the age of 30 years and tends to get worse gradually.
Causes of Type 2 Diabetes
The cause of type 2 diabetes because the insulin produced by the pancreas is not sufficient to bind the sugar in the blood caused by diet or an unhealthy lifestyle. Some of the main causes of type 2 diabetes can be summarized as follows:
* Factor descent, if the parents or any siblings who experience it.
* A diet or an unhealthy lifestyle. Number of fast food outlets (fast food), which presents the fatty foods and unhealthy.
* High cholesterol levels.
* Rarely exercise.
* Obesity or being overweight.
All causes of type 2 diabetes is generally due to unhealthy lifestyles. This makes the metabolism in the body is not perfect, so make insulin in the body can not function properly. The hormone insulin can be absorbed by fat in the body. Thus diet and unhealthy living light can make the body lacks insulin.
Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
Type 2 diabetes treatment is to force the work function of the pancreas so it can produce more insulin. If the pancreas can produce insulin the body needs, then the blood sugar levels would decrease due to be converted into energy. In many cases, can be treated with pills, at least initially, to stimulate the pancreas to produce more insulin. The pill itself is not insulin.
However tired the pancreas can produce insulin if constantly forced. The best way to cope with type 2 diabetes is with a good diet to lose weight and sugar content, accompanied by appropriate calisthenics.