12.4 Diabetes control

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Diabetes is caused by a an inhibatory control of blood glucose.

Type 1) This is where the body cannot produce insulin and therefore they have to be injected with insulin. This is why it's known has insulin dependant. The reason is that

Type 2) This is less servere than type 1. It is when the glycoprotein receptors on the body cells don't function properly, therefore meaning that the insulin cannot change the…


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