Posts tagged with ‘Endocrinologic’

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  • Hypothyroidism

    Hypothyroidism is known as underactive thyroid. It occurs when your thyroid gland does not make enough thyroid hormone.

  • Hypopituitarism

    In hypopituitarism, the pituitary gland fails to produce or doesn’t produce enough of one or more of its hormones. It…

  • Hyperthyroidism

    Hyperthyroidism is known as overactive thyroid. It occurs when your thyroid gland makes and releases too much thyroid hormone.

  • Helping a Family Member Who Has Diabetes

    You can support your family member who has diabetes by being sympathetic, learning all you can about the disease, and…

  • Diabetic Retinopathy

    Diabetic retinopathy is an eye condition that affects people who have diabetes. This condition can cause blurry vision and progressive…

  • Diabetic Neuropathy

    Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that happens to people who have diabetes. It makes it difficult for…

  • Diabetic Nephropathy

    High levels of sugar in the blood can damage tiny blood vessels in your kidneys. This can cause kidney disease,…

  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) happens when your blood sugar is high and your insulin level is low. This imbalance in the…

  • Diabetes Insipidus

    Diabetes insipidus is a hormone disorder that occurs when the body doesn’t produce enough antidiuretic hormone (ADH) or doesn’t use…

  • Insulin Resistance

    Insulin resistance is a condition that can lead to pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Diet and lifestyle changes and prescription…