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Signs of diabetes in toddlers

Since, kids are completely unaware of such ailments, they
are unable to recognize the symptoms. Thus, it is the responsibility of parents
to keep a check in their health and work on abnormal modifications. 

Even though, if the kids show different symptoms, the signs
of diabetes
are somewhat same in many toddlers. Usually, in type 1 diabetes,
the pancreas of kids is unable to produce sufficient amount of insulin.
Whereas, in diabetes type 2- toddlers generate ample of insulin, but their body
opposes to it. The increasing ratio of obesity in kids, is also the reason for
developing diabetes. If you properly identify the signs in kids, it can be
controlled from further damage. As soon as you see the mentioned below signs
that indicate some trouble, quickly consult any pediatrician. 

 Excessive urination:

This is the most common sign of diabetes which is easily
recognized by adults. According to diabetes type 1, the level of sugar in blood
stream increases due to deficiency in the production of insulin. Then the sugar
starts getting strain through urine, which forces out even water with it. Thus,
it causes kids to urine frequently. You can notice, if the child goes to
bathroom more often in day or get up at unexpected time in the night for

Extreme thirst:

As they experience frequent urination, their body demands
more amount of water. They easily get dehydrated, thus they drink excessive
amount of water to cope with their dehydration. 

Increased appetite:

Kids unexpectedly start craving for excessive food at
irregular intervals. Due to lack of insulin, their organs do not get proper
energy. Thus, the body starts using fats as fuel. 

Weight Loss:

If a healthy child, who loses suddenly loses weight is a
warning sign for parents. Sudden loss of weight is also a sign of diabetes.
Thus, parents should consider this thing seriously and consult pediatrician as
soon as possible. 

Diaper Rash:

Diaper rashes are a huge discomfort to toddlers. If these
rashes do not heal, even after applying ointment; then better consult doctor
for solutions. 


If your child is suffering diabetes, then he will experience
weakness. Your body starts loosing energy and nutrition, thus leads to weakness. 

Apart from all these major symptoms, child often feels
nauseate, dizziness, depressedArticle Search, and agitated. These all are sign of diabetes in
toddlers. Consult with pediatrician to overcome this trouble.

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