What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes is a group of meta-

Early symptoms of diabetes in-

Massage is indicated for people

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bolic disorders character-

clude frequent urination, thirsti-

with diabetes as long as their tis-


ized by glucose intolerance

ness, and increased appetite along

sue is healthy and they receive


or deficiency and distur-

with weight loss, nausea, and

medical clearance.


bances in carbohydrate, fat,




and protein metabolism.




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