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Diabetes: Type 1 and 2 known for since 500 AD, Type 1.5 (LADA) known since 1993

Latent autoimmune diabetes of adults Wikipedia

  • ‘It is estimated that more than 50% of persons diagnosed as having non-obesity-related type 2 diabetes may actually have LADA’
  • “It is estimated that between 6-50% of all persons, depending on population, diagnosed with type 2 diabetes might actually have LADA.”
  • “ This number accounts for an estimated 5%-10% of the total diabetes population in the U.S. or, as many as 3.5 million persons with LADA”

What Is LADA Diabetes and Why is it Being Called a Pending Epidemic? June 2013 – good overview

  • Does it really matter how each one works, so long as your doctor diagnoses it and gives you the right treatment?
    Well, that’s the main problem with LADA
    it can be very hard to diagnose by a physician who hasn’t seen it before, and the treatment it requires is quite different from Type 1 OR Type 2.
  • "A misdiagnosis early can do irreparable damage and speed up the onset of insulin-dependence and full-on symptoms"

Characteristics and Prevalence of Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA) – 2009

Very different ways to treat Type 1, Type 2 and LADA

PDF is attached at the bottom of this page

See also VitaminDWiki

  • Diabetes is 5X more frequent far from the equator
  • Children getting 2,000 IU of vitamin D are 8X less likely to get Type 1 diabetes
  • Obese people get less sun / Vitamin D - and also vitamin D gets lost in fat
  • Sedentary people get less sun / Vitamin D
  • Worldwide Diabetes increase has been concurrent with vitamin D decrease and air conditioning
  • Elderly get 4X less vitamin D from the same amount of sun
        Elderly also spend less time outdoors and have more clothes on
  • All items in category Diabetes and Vitamin D 448 items: both Type 1 and Type 2

Vitamin D appears to both prevent and treat diabetes

  • Appears that >2,000 IU will Prevent
  • Appears that >4,000 IU will Treat , but not cure
  • Appears that Calcium and Magnesium are needed for both Prevention and Treatment
    • which are just some of the vitamin D cofactors

Number of articles in both categories of Diabetes and:

  • Dark Skin 22;   Intervention 48;   Meta-analysis 28;   Obesity 26;  Pregnancy 39;   T1 (child) 34;  Omega-3 10;  Vitamin D Receptor 18;  Genetics 10;  Magnesium 18    Click here to see details

Attached files

ID Name Comment Uploaded Size Downloads
4306 Diabetes treatment regimens.jpg admin 22 Aug, 2014 13:22 41.74 Kb 833
4305 LADA.pdf PDF admin 22 Aug, 2014 13:22 936.83 Kb 464
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