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Which type of diabetes is more dangerous?

Asked by J. Pollock, Last updated: Jan 15, 2020

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J.Spencer

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J.Spencer, Knowledge enthusiast, Tokyo

Answered Oct 23, 2018

It is certainly a tough ask. Both types of diabetes are harmful in their own ways. The type of diabetes that is more dangerous is a circumstantial matter. To explain that, you need to first understand both types of diabetes. People with Type 1 diabetes have a pancreas that is unable to create insulin and require frequent insulin injections to live, Type 2, on the other hand, have low insulin in their bodies and their cells are resistant to the insulin protein and they may or may not require...Read More
 

C. Marcus

C. Marcus, Content Developer, Washington

Answered Sep 12, 2018

Insulin is something that is needed by the body. In Type 1 Diabetes, the body does not produce enough insulin so it has to be administered from time to time. In Type 2 Diabetes, the body can produce insulin but the body does not recognize it. Both types of Diabetes can be considered dangerous although type 1 Diabetes is known to be deadlier for women as compared to men. Still, this does not mean that men who have type 1 Diabetes are safer. Proper treatment can always lengthen people...Read More
 

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