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Diabetes: Combating Childhood Diabetes (Juvenile Diabetes)

  By Sobiya N. Moghul  posted Jul 23rd 2013 at 8:00AM IN | Avg Rating
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Did you know that diabetes alone kills 12,000 children in India every year. Juvenile diabetes also known as insulin-dependent diabetes is a disorder, commonly diagnosed in children that disturbs the body's immune system. Juvenile diabetes occurs when the beta cells, which make insulin are destroyed. Hence, the need for external insulin sources arises.


*Data Courtesy: Sheryl Salis,  Senior Registered Nutritionist, Naturopath and Certified Diabetes Educator with a rich experience of 13 years in the field of nutrition and metabolic disorders. 


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