The annual guidelines for 2018 given by the American Diabetes Association promote the use of glucose-lowering drugs with proven cardiovascular benefit in type 2 diabetes, glucose screening in teenagers with high risk as well as improving diabetes care in elderly patients.
Also known as viral conjunctivitis, is a benign, common, highly contagious and self-limited condition that affects the thin layer of tissue that covers the front of the eye known as the conjunctiva. It is typically caused by adenovirus, but other different types include HSV or herpes simplex virus, VZV or varicella-zoster virus and HIV human immunodeficiancy virus. It can last from 7-14 days.
Known as male androgenetic alopecia affects 30-50% of men by age 50 making it the most common form of hair loss in men.Mostly affects Caucasian men at a younger age, its pattern affects temples, mid and frontal head and has an 80% genetic predisposition.
Ever felt that no matter how much exercise you do, calories you count, extreme diets you’ve tried and restrain yourself from eating all those baked goods and fried food, you never lose weight? Maybe it is time you start checking your thyroids before you start another lettuce and water diet again.
There are many types of contraceptive methods to avoid pregnancy before it begins, they all work in different ways and are easy to use, but not all of them are appropriate for you. Here are some advantages and disadvantages of each kind of natural birth control and which one would fit best if at all according to your needs and wants.
Diabetes is one of the most common diseases in the world. In 2015, in the United States, 9,4% of the population had diabetes and by the year 2050, it is suggested that 1 in 3 Americans would suffer this disease. Of the 30.3 million people who suffer diabetes, 7.2 million were not diagnosed and 1.5 million new cases are being diagnosed every year.
Also known as tinea pedis is a very common disease found mostly in athlete’s; reason where it gets its name. The fungal infection affects the upper skin layer of the foot and can spread to toenails and hands. It can appear anywhere on the foot; sole, toe webs and back of foot.
Words and phrases like daydreaming, forgetfulness, can’t follow instructions, troublemakers, too much energy are used to describe certain kids nowadays, but how can you tell if it is just a normal behavior from them growing up,“bad parenting” or a medical condition known as ADHD?