Diabetes Mellitus is often referred to as the great imitator, because this disease can
affect all organs of the body and cause various kinds of complaints. Symptoms vary
widely. Diabetes mellitus (DM) can occur slowly so that the patient is not aware of
such changes to be drinking more, urinating or weight loss. These symptoms can last
long without attention, until then the medicine is gone and checked his blood glucose
DM disease sometimes also clinical picture is unclear, asymptomatic and only
discovered in the current diabetes screening or examination for another illness. From
the point of diabetes mellitus patients themselves, things that often cause the
medicine for treatment of patients and was later diagnosed as diabetes mellitus with
symptoms that occur in disorders such as skin rashes, ulcers. There was also a
gynecological disorders such as vaginal discharge and others.
The symptoms of diabetes is a result of imbalances in
metabolism of carbohydrate, protein, fat with the production or function of insulin
hormones. Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a clinical syndrome consisting of increased
blood sugar levels, ekkresi sugar through the urine and the disruption mechanism of
action of the hormone insulin. These disorders develop gradually and is chronic.
Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is due to interference with the mechanism of action of the
hormone insulin, so blood sugar is in the body can not be neutralized. Nutrition can
also demonstrate its role in the occurrence of Diabetes Mellitus in two opposite
directions. Nutrition which is the general direction increasing the level of individual
welfare, increase the possibility of manifestation of DM, especially in those who did
dilahrikan with such talent. In case of such symptoms of diabetes can be overcome by
setting back the balance of the metabolism of nutrients in the body with the input of
nutrients through food.
Instead, poor nutrition during growth or intake of food containing toxins such as
cyanide, can cause interference in the process of growth and development of
pancreatic tissue. The high prevalence of malnutrition among children and the
possibility of toxic food consumption in developing countries increase the estimate
that tropical diabetes will be found more in the developing countries.
Nutrition improvement program in Indonesia, aimed at improving the quantity and
quality of food. The absence of concrete guidelines that would be considered optimal
level of nutrients that opens opportunities for better nutrition and the mind are more
likely to fall in diabetes mellitus. In addition, the business diversified diet of the
people, need to be balanced with other activities to deliver food to eat of potential
toxins that can harm the growth of tissue in the human body.