Would you please be able to give me some information as to the first signs of diabetes in a 14 year old male?
Symptoms that a teenager (or people of other ages) might notice include:
- Thirst (sometimes called polydipsia in medical jargon),
- hunger (polyphagia),
- frequent urination (polyuria),
- weight loss,
- blurry vision,
- extra infections, and
- poor healing of cuts and other minor injuries.
Original posting 21 Oct 96
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:08:52
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2016. Comments and Feedback.