It is a common disease.
Drastic weight loss, thirst, and sleepiness can be indicators of diabetes.
From the disease affects about 6% of the population. However, early detection of diabetes can significantly increase the life expectancy of patients and to prevent development of many complications.
Symptoms of diabetes type 1
Rapid weight loss;
Frequent urge to urinate.
Symptoms of diabetes type 2
Dry mouth and thirst;
Constant fatigue, drowsiness, feeling of weakness, irritability;
Tingling sensation in the fingers, numbness of the limbs;
Sudden significant weight loss despite high appetite;
Nausea, sometimes — vomiting.