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- Diabetes insipidus
There is currently no cure for diabetes insipidus, but certain treatments can be done to relieve your thirst and decrease the urge to urinate. There are four forms of this disorder:
Central diabetes insipidus
Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus
Gestational diabetes insipidus
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- Diabetic bearded woman syndrome
The actual cause of this disorder is still not clear, but there are some risk factors doctors and researchers have noted that can lead to diabetic bearded woman syndrome-
In almost 50% of these cases, it is a genetic transmission.
Obesity might be a risk factor that develops this syndrome in the older days.
This syndrome is seen particularly in postmenopausal women, so it is important for every woman to take Read More
- Insulin resistance
Medications – Certain drugs such as Metformin (Fortamet, Glucophage, Glumetza, Riomet) will be prescribed to keep the blood sugar level in check. In some cases, blood pressure medications and statins reduce the level of LDL cholesterol in the blood.
Diet changes – Consuming a nutrient-rich and moderate carbohydrate diet including nuts, fruits, vegetables, legumes, and more will reduce the risk of dev Read More
- Vasopressin-resistant diabetes insipidus
Vasopressin-resistant diabetes insipidus or Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus (NDI) is a rare kidney disorder. It causes them to malfunction, causing the body to lose too much water. It occurs when the body's response to the hormone vasopressin fails. Depending on the hormone level or the severity of the symptoms, this condition can be mild or severe. This condition can be inherited or acquired. Symptoms of hereditary NDI may app Read More