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Type 2 Diabetes Medication

Type 2 Diabetes: Treatment for diabetes aims to maintain blood glucose levels as normal as possible and control symptoms to prevent health problems occurring later in life.People with type 2 diabetes are often given medications[...]

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Type 1 Diabetes Medication

Type 1 Diabetes: Type 1 diabetes mellitus, is a disease in which the pancreas produces too little insulin to meet the body’s needs. Treatment of type 1 diabetes is to keep a balance of the[...]

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Diabetic Maculopathy symptoms

Diabetic Maculopathy:Symptoms,Causes & Treatment

Diabetic Maculopathy: The macula is the central area of the retina. Diabetic maculopathy is a condition that can result from retinopathy. Diabetic maculopathy is when the macula sustains some form of damage, the part of[...]

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Diabetic-Retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy:Symptoms,Causes,Treatment & Surgery

Diabetic Retinopathy: Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes, caused by high blood sugar levels damaging the retina of the eye and is a leading cause of blindness. It affects up to 80 percent of people[...]

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Diabetic Nephropathy:Causes,Symptoms & Treatment

Diabetic Nephropathy: Diabetic nephropathy is a type of progressive kidney disease that may occur people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. It manifests as slowly progressive albuminuria with worsening hypertension and renal insufficiency. Diagnosis is[...]

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ketone level

Ketone Levels in Urine-Blood;Symptoms & Management

Ketone: The human body essentially runs on glucose, If your body is low on glucose,  your body starts breaking down fats for energy. Ketones (chemically recognized as ketone bodies) are by-products of the breakdown of fatty[...]

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Diabetes & Blood Sugar

Fasting Blood Sugar   Normal for person without diabetes   70–99 mg/dl (3.9–5.5 mmol/L) Someone with diabetes   80–130 mg/dl (4.4–7.2 mmol/L)  

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role of glucagon

Glucagon:Role of Glucagon & Glucagon Injection Kit

Glucagon: Glucagon is a hormone, secreted into the bloodstream by the alpha cells, found in the Islets of Langerhans, in the pancreas. It works to raise the concentration of glucose and fat in the bloodstream. It[...]

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Insulin Pen:Types,Advantages,Disadvantages & Cost

Insulin Pen: An insulin pen is used to inject insulin for the treatment of diabetes. Insulin delivery systems such as insulin pens can make giving insulin shots much easier. The pens include an insulin cartridge, a[...]

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artificial pancreas device

Artificial Pancreas Device:How Work?Cost & Advantages

Artificial Pancreas Device: The Artificial Pancreas Device is a system that helps people with diabetes automatically regulate their blood glucose level by providing the substitute endocrine functionality of a healthy pancreas.Artificial Pancreas consists of three types[...]

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