Treatments for Diabetes

Which sort of Diabetes do you have?

Type 1

-Started on insulin at or soon after diagnosis, usually young at diagnosis, prone to keto-acidosis

Type 2

-Started on diet or tablets at diagnosis, but may have had to start insulin, usually older at diagnosis

Gestational Diabetes

-diagnosed during pregnancy

Secondary Diabetes

-diabetes precipitated by steroids, other endocrine diseases by chronic pancreatitis, or liver disease.