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What is the function of the hormone insulin?

 Explain the physiology of type 1 (juvenile-onset) diabetes mellitus, what’s going wrong?  Why was she hungry but losing weight?

Why do diabetics carry sweets with them? 

Oct 8th, 2015

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the role of insulin hormone

insulin is a body hormone which controls and regulates how the body utilizes and stores fats and glucose. Many body cells depend.

diabetes melitus is a chronic disease whose features are; body’s inability to produce insulin due to the autoimmune damage, which are also referred as the beta cells in the pancreas. it is mostly occurs at the early age.

why she is losing weight

The disease is characterized by abnormal wait lose, as the body cells cannot get enough glucose, or incorrect use of glucose in the body.

diabetics carry sweets because

since they are diabetic, they cannot produce insulin, they need insulin to break down sugar and therefore the body sugars are always too high. swallowing sweets will supply the body cells with necessary energy since sweets has broken down glucose.


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