Symptoms and Signs of Diabetes


Dear Readers, Today the topic is Symptoms and Signs of Diabetes, Frequent Urination, Increased Appetite, Lose Weight, Weakness and Fatigue, Increased Thirst, Signs of Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Itching, Itching, Body Aches, Depression Symptoms, Slow Healing, Oral Disorders and Blurred Vision. Most of the people doesn’t get noticeable symptoms of diabetes and tend to be shocked when they realise high sugar in routine blood or urine tests. This is type 2 diabetes.

Symptoms and Signs of Diabetes
Symptoms and Signs of Diabetes

Many adults who have diabetes they are not aware as no symptoms other than vague feelings of uncomfortable as not being well. There are two typical symptoms present in diabetes frequent urination and increased thirst. Some important symptoms and Signs of diabetes are as follows.

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Frequent Urination

A patient of diabetes passes several times large quantities of urine. When body cells cannot absorb glucose it accumulates in the blood and appears in urine. Diabetes patient passes more urination as because the glucose draws more water in the urine than normal.


Lose Weight

Diabetes patient lose weight continuously despite the frequent large meals. The body becomes weak as it cannot absorb glucose this causes lose weight. This is type 1 diabetes symptoms.

Weakness and Fatigue
Weakness and Fatigue

Weakness and Fatigue

Even after little exertion diabetics fatigue quickly and easily feels out of breath. The sugar cannot get into the cells remains in the blood and the patient fall weak. This effect stamina and resistance power and patient feel tired and fatigued. It leads to anaemia and the patient looks pale. The face appears dull, weak and lassitude.

Increased Appetite

Diabetes patients eat large meals as they feel most of the time hungry. They eat too much and often and they continuously experience hunger pangs.

Increased Thirst
Increased Thirst

Increased Thirst

Due to frequent urination the excess loss of water generates thirst. Diabetes patient feels more thirst and drinks more water at short intervals.

Signs of Diabetes*

Type 1 Diabetes: Frequent urination, lose weight, increased thirst, unusual hunger, irritability, nausea and vomiting.

Type 2 Diabetes: Drowsiness, excess weight, blurred vision, skin infections, numbness and tingling feelings in hands and feet, slow healing of cuts and itching.


Diabetes patients feel intense itching and they scratch so much to get relief sometimes cause bleeding.

Body Aches

Diabetes patients often feel pain all over the body, especially in the extremities arms, feet, legs and hands. Patient get headache frequently. This pain is due to nerves damage by the effect of high sugar level in the blood.

Depression Symptoms
Depression Symptoms

Depression Symptoms

Inertia and lethargy are seen in diabetes patients. They often feel run down and avoid work. Relaxation, adequate rest and meditation are essential to overcome depression feelings and to control nervous system.

Patient needs sufficient sleep relaxation and meditation to overcome depression.

Slow Healing of Wounds, Frequent Infections and Sores

These are common signs of diabetes. Patient unable to control Infections due to patient develop low reactive powers which result in slow healing of infections, injuries and wounds. Feet should be well protected from injuries and burns. All efforts should be to stop any bleeding from injuries, wounds and burns.

Oral Disorders

Diabetes patient feels burning sensation and dryness in the mouth or tongue. Some patients suffer from reduced salvation and fungal or bacterial infections in the mouth and periodontitis disease of gums which cause loosen the teeth. Therefore regular dental check-up is necessary for diabetes people.

The gums and teeth exercise necessary for diabetes patients by eating fibrous and hard food especially wheat (chapati) and other similar food which is not only good exercise for teeth and gums but also great aid to digestion.

Blurred Vision

Excess sugar present in the blood pulls the fluid out of the eye lenses which effects their ability to focus. High blood sugar forms in the eyes tiny blood vessels to bleed. This leads to flashing lights, dark spots, rings around the eyes and sometimes blindness. So it is important to follow eye exercises and consult eye specialist ophthalmologist. To know about how to make eyes strong and improve vision by following eye exercises Click Here

Note: If any serious health problem please consult to your doctor immediately. In case of Pregnant women or any other serious health problem then the above tips should be followed under the guidance of your health-care practitioner.

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