Health Topic: Type 2 diabetes mellitus among old age people over 65 years in Australia. Introduction. Diabetes is a life-long ailment that impacts the glucose handing capacity in a person’s body. It has been noted that Type 2 diabetes affects people in various age-groups all over the world. There were reportedly 15% of people over 65 years of.
Type 1 diabetes is a disease that affects the pancreas and causes the islet cells in the pancreas to not secrete insulin.Since the body is not producing any insulin, your blood glucose in uncontrolled and becomes extremely high, this is known as hyperglycemia.Hyperglycemia causes the body to feel exhausted; it can affect your eyesight and other issues.