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The condition is usually manifested with low potassium levels and high blood pressure in the blood. Anyone can develop aldosteronism. There are certain risk factors that make an individual more susceptible to the condition, including
If the person is already being treated with three or more medications for hypertension.
Patients who have a family history of Aldosteronism
When the person has Hypokalemia (Low p Read More
Risk factors for DIDMOAD
Wolfram is a genetic disorder that develops the symptoms at the early age of 6. Currently, there are no effective ways to delay or treat the disease. Thus, there are no defined epigenetic risk factors for the disease.
The only factor that marks the risk for an individual to develop the disease is the inheritance of defected variants of genes WFS 1 or CISD 2.
The risk is zero when one Read More
A personalized treatment plan can be employed to manage the high blood sugar level, which might vary depending on duration, frequency, the severity of the condition, age, overall health, and cognitive function of the individual.
Insulin – Insulin, is a hormone responsible for controlling blood sugar levels. Since patients with type 1 diabetes don’t produce adequate insulin, they need to be treated with multiple daily Read More
If you have hypoglycemia, you may do the following:
Fast-acting carbohydrates: Eat or drink 15 to 20 grams of fast-acting carbohydrates. They are foods that get converted into sugar quickly since there is no protein or fat.
Glucose tablets/gel/fruits: Taking glucose tablets or gel, fruit juice, regular (not diet) soda, honey, or sugary candy can help manage blood sugar levels.
Measuring sugar 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