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Everyone has glucose in their blood, whether or not they have diabetes. This glucose comes from food. When we eat, the digestive process breaks down carbohydrates into glucose, which is absorbed into the blood in the small intestine.
In people who do not have DM, when carbohydrates are eaten, they are converted to glucose to provide energy. The glucose is carried round the body in the blood. The level of glucose in the blood is regulated by insulin, a hormone produced in the pancreas . People with diabetes either produce no insulin at all, insufficient insulin or the insulin they produce cannot work properly, so sugar levels in the blood, instead of being kept at a steady rate, rise and fall erratically and without control. Excessive levels of glucose in the blood (hyperglycaemia) may cause fatigue, excessive thirst, excessive urination, visual disturbance. If left untreated, serious complications can occur in the medium to long term.
According to dr. Jan Kwasniewski findings are two of the most important processes for which an organism needs insulin is the burning of carbohydrates and their conversion into fat and then into cholesterol. Insulin is produced by the pancreas's Beta cell in a quantity corresponding to the amount of carbohydrates eaten. When the symptoms of diabetes first appear, a meaningful portion of pancreas' beta cells have already been destroyed.
In some diseases the viruses contain proteins that look similar to protein found in the pancreas' insulin-producing beta cells. The immune system, which protects you from disease by killing invading germs, mistakes the body's own cells for germs and destroys them. In the case of diabetes type 1, the immune system kills the beta cells in the pancreas that produce insulin, along with that person's ability to synthesis insulin.
If the consumption of carbohydrates is reduced, then request for insulin is also reduced and the surviving cells can produce enough insulin require by your body.
In case that diabetes is "treated" with insulin, the organism defends itself against both sugar and the injected insulin. Because all diabetes diet recommend large quantities of carbohydrates, diabetic person is destined to be sick and insulin is required to the end of their live.

USA, July, 1997
I have been suffering from diabetes for 28 years. I used to be treated with tablets; for a year I have been taking insulin at 40 units per day. For the last few years I have had atheroselerosis of the lower limbs. A year ago my right leg was amputated at the knee. The wound has healed.
Two weeks ago I suddenly experienced a severe pain in my left leg. It became cold, it is getting progressively more cyanosed, it started to blacken and the three smallest toes became totally white and severely painful. The pains are terrible and the painkillers do not help at all. I cannot sleep, I cry all the time because of the pain. The medics in the clinic in the USA said that nothing more could be done and the leg has to be amputated at the knee or even higher.
My family in Poland has told me that my leg can be saved. I rang the "Arkadia " in Gliwice where I was given your phone number. Can I get help in Poland which I could not get in the USA? After all the medicine in the USA is very advanced. If you tell me that I have a chance I will be on my way immediately. Please, admit me to your clinic in Ciechocinek.
A. S.

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