Type 1 Diabetes

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Health Risks of Being Underweight and other Weight Gain topics.

Is being underweight a symptom of Type 1 diabetes?

Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 Diabetes is a condition where the body does not produce enough insulin. You need insulin to process sugars, which is the most basic fuel for human cells. One of the signals of the onset of Type 1 Diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes is a sudden weight loss. If your child has just recently lost weight, you should have him or her screened to diabetes.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Weight Gain Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Phyllis Serbes