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Diabetes

Question
Posted by: Nasteha Hassan | 2020/07/20

Q.

Type 1 diabetic

Can someone who is diabetic type1 can live like diabetic type2 without his\her insulin. I just want to now can type1 and type 2 diabetes be same

Expert's Reply

A.

Diabetes expert
- 2020/07/20

Hi

If you have type 1 diabetes, then at this stage you unfortunately still need insulin, as type 1 diabetes is an insulin deficient state. Without insulin your glucose levels will go up, and you will be prone to DKA(diabetic ketoacidosis)

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