diabetes

  • metformin dosage for weight loss pcos

    Endocrine Abstracts (2017) 49 EP1132 | DOI: 10.1530/endoabs.49.EP1132 High dose metformin effect on weightloss, androgen levels and thyroid function in obese hypothyroid patients with PCOS Aurelian-Emil Ranetti1,2 & Anca-Pati Cucu1 1Dr. Carol Davila Central University Emergency Military Hospital, Bucharest, Romania; 2Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania. Objective: to evaluate the effects of metformin use on weigh ...

    diabetes Apr 5, 2020
  • Can you eat corn with diabetes?

    A prediabetes diagnosis can be alarming. This condition is marked by abnormally high blood sugar (glucose) most often due to insulin resistance. This is a condition in which the body doesn’t use insulin properly. It’s often a precursor to type 2 diabetes. According to the Mayo Clinic, people with prediabetes are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes within 10 years. With prediabetes, you may also be at risk of developing cardiovascular disea ...

    diabetes Mar 31, 2020
  • What is diabetes fatigue?

    Being plagued by excessive fatigue is bad enough, but problems with blood sugar regulation can also lead to even scarier downstream issues including heart disease, stroke, cancer, dementia, and more. Feeling sleepy all the time and being chronically fatigued are classic reactive hypoglycemia and insulin resistance symptoms. The standard American diet, high in simple sugars and processed foods, is notorious for causing problems with blood sugar re ...

    diabetes Feb 21, 2020
  • what is uncontrolled diabetes mellitus

    Diabetes is a condition where the body either doesn’t produce enough insulin or the cells have become resistant to insulin. Either way, the body isn’t able to make use of glucose in the bloodstream, so cells begin to die and tissue damage occurs. Definition Uncontrolled diabetes is defined as having a consistent blood sugar level of over 100 mg/dL. To avoid high glucose levels, you will need to properly take the medication you are prescribed, ...

    diabetes Apr 11, 2018
  • Are novolin and Humulin interchangeable?

    Rapid-Acting Analogues Short-Acting Insulins Intermediate-Acting Insulins Long-Acting Insulins Combination Insulins Novolin® 70/30 - Humulin® 70/30 Novolog® Mix 70/30 Humalog® Mix 75/25 SOLIQUA™ 100/33 (insulin glargine and lixisenatide injection) XULTOPHY® 100/3.6 (insulin degludec and liraglutide injection) --® Onset: 30-60 min Peak: 2-12 hours Duration: 18 - 24 hours Solution: Cloudy Comments: Mixture of 70% NPH, Human Insulin Isophane ...

    diabetes Dec 22, 2019
  • Is dates good for diabetes patients?

    Healthy Diet Plans >> Diabetic Diet >> Dates Dates come from the date palm. This palm and its fleshy edible sweet fruit have been popularized by the Persian Gulf. This fruit is known for staying through the harsh winter and severe climates of the deserts. Not only is it a very hardy fruit, it is also a fruit that is rich in nutrients and makes a great addition to your daily snacks. Dates contain a lot of sugar which sometimes makes it an unfavor ...

    diabetes Apr 22, 2018
  • is type 1 diabetes worse than type 2

    Question: What is the difference between type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes? Answer: There are several types of diabetes; I'm going to discuss the two main types: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 formerly called juvenile onset diabetes occurs typically before the age of 20. Individuals with type 1 diabetes are usually thin, and the cause of type 1 diabetes is that the pancreas, the organ that secretes insulin, is destroyed by autoantibodies, that's why ...

    diabetes Jan 4, 2018
  • How do I test my blood sugar levels?

    Blood sugar is your body’s main source of energy. Your doctor probably told you that you have type 2 diabetes because you had too much sugar in your blood. Fortunately, there are ways to help keep your blood sugar levels under control. Want to know what makes blood sugar levels rise and fall? Need more information about the tests that measure your blood sugar levels? You’ve come to the right place. Do you know what causes blood sugar levels t ...

    diabetes Mar 22, 2020
  • Is being a diabetic a disability?

    First, a bit about the condition Diabetes, clinically named diabetes mellitus, is a disease that happens when the cells within the pancreas, known as the beta cells, aren’t able to produce adequate insulin. This causes hyperglycemia, high levels of glucose in the blood. The most common symptoms are blurred vision, lethargy, extreme thirst, excessive urine production and in type 1, unexplained weight loss. There are three different types of diab ...

    diabetes Apr 23, 2018

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