Endocrine System and Diabetes. Fran Battaglia Jen Ng Joshua Paik Julie Dilollo Stephen Silva. Overview - Function. Network of glands that release signals for regulation in the form of hormones. Mood Growth Development Tissue Function Metabolism
Endocrine Systemand Diabetes
Types of Signaling:
The Glands of the Endocrine System
Poor diet (malnutrition)
In most cases, diabetes occurs because:
-abnormal secretion of some hormones in blood
-act as antagonists to insulin
Hereditary or Inherited Traits
Obesity and Fat Distribution
Serum Lipids and Lipoproteins
*Often people with Type 2 Diabetes have no symptoms
idea:if there’s a problem in the body, treat it with medication
attack one area to cure it.
Idea: to restore body back to normal state. If the body was normal in the first place, it wouldn't have gotten sick.
treat not only one specific area, instead, they treat multiple areas that could be effected by the disease
Flaws, Bob. The Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus with Chinese Medicine A Textbook and Clinical Manual.