Psychological aspects of diabetes
Diabetes mellitus is one of the leading killer diseases in the world. Diabetes has been associated with the changing lifestyle especially increased consumption of fast foods. The increased rate of obesity in the world has lead to increase in the number of people suffering from diabetes mellitus. Apart from affecting the physical fitness of the individual, diabetes mellitus also affects the psychological aspects especially for individuals whose lifestyles are negatively affected. The process of management of the diseases also affects individuals psychologically. Research has shown that psychological aspects of diabetes may be attributed to faster rate of health deterioration than the actual pathogenesis of the disease. There is a lot of literature circulating all over that depicts the dangers that are associated with life style diseases than the practical ways of managing these conditions. Therefore, when one is diagnosed with the condition, they only see the dangers which are associated with the condition which may sometimes lead to serious psychological effects.