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Alzheimer & Diabetes Disease

There comes a time in all of our lives when the path that we follow shows wear and tear on the surface and in its foundation. 699 kata lagi


Sugar Tax

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Human Islets for Diabetes

The above illustration is a human islet taken by scanning electron microscopy. There are 5 different types of cells within an islet, which is considered a tissue or a mini-satellite organ. 187 kata lagi


Hypertension Plus Prediabetes a Dangerous Duo for the Heart

High blood pressure and prediabetes together may do more harm to the body than either one alone.

The first study of its type looking into the association between slightly elevated blood sugar levels and high blood pressure found that prediabetes didn’t increase cardiovascular risk by itself. 449 kata lagi

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Hypoglycemia and ACS

At Morning Report, we heard about a case of a 64 y/o M with metastatic RCC s/p nephrectomy, currently undergoing palliative radiation, CKD IV, IDDM, HTN, who p/w acute onset flank pain that had resolved by the time of evaluation by admitting team, thought to MSK 2/2 positioning during recent radiation treatment. 160 kata lagi

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