Diabetes Type 1

Friday, 13 July 2007

Type 1 diabetes is usually diagnosed in children and young adults, and was previously known as juvenile diabetes. In type 1 diabetes, the body does not produce insulin. Insulin is necessary for the body to be able to use sugar. Sugar is the basic fuel for the cells in the body, and insulin takes the sugar from the blood into the cells. Finding out you have diabetes is upsetting, but donot panic. Sure, diabetes is serious. But people with diabetes can live long, healthy, happy lives. You can too by taking good care of yourself. Parents & Kids Raising a child, with or without diabetes, is never easy. Diabetes does not change the basics of parenting. However, it adds new challenges, from birth to the teenage years. Here, learn more about: general information about type 1 diabetes, when your child is away from home, and information just for teens. Living with Type 1 If you are living with type 1 diabetes, here you can learn about: when you are sick, when you travel, how to cope with bad feelings, what to do at work, and how to deal with sex and pregnancy. Complications Learn more about the many complications of diabetes: heart disease and stroke; retinopathy (eye disease); kidney disease; neuropathy (nerve damage); as well as maintaining good skin, foot and oral health. Medical Information In this section, you will find helpful information on many topics, including: insulin; diagnostic tests; standards of care; hyperglycemia; hypoglycemia; ketoacidosis; kidney, pancreas & islet transplants, celiac disease, and tips on what to expect from your health care provider. Wizdom Youth Zone The Wizdom Youth Zone was created by the American Diabetes Association for kids with diabetes. The site offers diabetes information in a fun and interactive setting, and includes several games to entertain and educate. Diabetes Camps ADA sponsors and/or supports 85 youth camps nationwide each year. Camp is the best chance to learn more about living with diabetes day in and day out, while enjoying the great outdoors and a wide variety of tremendous recreational activities.

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Why so many pyramids
written by Kumar , December 26, 2007

U used 10,000 pyramids in your place. It costs a lot to have so many. Even Rs. 15 per would mean Rs. 15,00,000.

How expensive is it for a flat of 2,000 sq.ft

Response from Premal Betai: You may require to contribute anywhere between Rs.2000 to Rs.5000 for a flat of 2000 square feet.

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