What Causes Type2 Diabetes
Time: 2020-01-07 10:56, Tags: Type2 Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is said to be a lifelong disease which keeps your body cannot use insulin the way it should. Type2 diabetes draws public attention because of its large population and various complications. The more information about cause you know, the closer you get the correct treatment and management.
What causes type2 diabetes?
Normally, your body generates glucose(a substance works as energy source for your body) from food you take everyday. Glucose builds up in your body after meal. And your pancreas will produce insulin to rouse insulin receptors which exist on your cells to “open the door”. and your glycoprotein goes out of the cell and carry the glucose from your blood to your cell. And you cell will take use of the glucose as energy for your body. In such a circle, your glucose will be used and your glucose level will stay in a right range.
However, in medical condition of type 2 diabetes, your body make insulin. However, your cells don’t use it as well as they should. As a result, your pancreas try to make more insulin to get your glucose in your cells. But finally, it can not keep up. And excessive glucose will stay in your blood instead.
Here the factors related to the cause of type 2 diabetes for your reference.
Researchers found some DNA affect that how your body make insulin.
Broken beta cells
Beta cells work to generate insulin. Broken beta cells fail to make insulin send out the right amount of insulin at the right time, your blood sugar gets thrown off. Elevated blood sugar cause the damages to theses cells also.
Extra weight can lead to insulin resistance.
Bad communication between cells
When cells send the wrong signals or don’t pick up messages correctly, they will affect how your cells make and use insulin or glucose.
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