Did you know?
More than 8% of the United States population suffers from diabetes — including adults and children.
It is estimated that 18.8 million people in the U.S. are diagnosed with diabetes. Another 7 million are undiagnosed and 79 million suffer from pre-diabetes.
Types of Diabetes
Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes both indicate that the body does not properly regulate the amount of sugar/glucose in the blood. Left undetected and untreated, diabetes can be a life-threatening disease.
Symptoms of Type 1 Diabetes:
- Frequent urination
- Unusual thirst
- Increased Hunger
- Sudden weight loss
- Extreme fatigue and irritability
Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes
- Any of the Type 1 symptoms listed above
- Recurrent illness
- Blurred Vision
- Injuries that are slow to heal
- Tingling/numbness in the hands or feet
- Frequent skin, gum, or bladder infections
ARCpoint Labs of Chicago Loop offers a suite of diabetes testing services. Whether someone is diagnosed with diabetes early in life (Type 1) or later on (Type 2), it is important to receive proper screening and lab testing. Lab work is necessary and critical for all who are at risk for the disease.
Contact ARCpoint Labs of Chicago Loop for your Diabetes Testing Today!
If you are wondering if you may have pre-diabetes or diabetes, use ARCpoint Labs of Chicago Loop for affordable, reliable and convenient lab testing.