If there’s one thing you need Tom Hanks to tell you, except how to survive the worst plane crash ever, let it be how ignoring your diabetes symptoms is total idiocy. The Oscar winner admits he got diabetes because he was a “total idiot” about his diet. We hope you aren’t ignoring these vital symptoms of diabetes like:
Because the cells in your body cannot absorb the glucose, your kidneys try to remove as much glucose as possible. As a result, you take more loo breaks than a normal person would and pass more than 5 litres of urine a day. This carries on even in the night, making you wake up a number of times to pass urine. This condition is known as nocturia. Eventually, this will take a toll on your kidneys.