Month: January 2013

Recognizing and Responding in Diabetes Emergencies

Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease characterized by high blood sugar levels. A person who has diabetes is unable to effectively regulate blood sugar, either because the pancreas (the gland that normally produces insulin) does not produce enough insulin or because the cells do not respond properly to available insulin. People who have diabetes would …

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