The symptoms of untreated Diabetes are related to elevated blood glucose level and loss of glucose in the urine.  People with Type 1 Diabetes usually develop symptoms over a relatively short period of time.  Symptoms in people with Type 2 Diabetes usually develop more gradually and may be diagnosed by chance through routine medical checkup.  Symptoms vary from person to person but common symptoms include:

  • Polyuria (Increased Urine output)
  • Polyphagia (Increased appetite)
  • Polydypsia (Excessive thirst)
  • Visible weight loss
  • Blurred vision
  • Recurrent skin infections
  • Fatigue
  • Vaginal Infections
  • Slow healing