Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus is a defect in the secretion or action of antidiuretic hormone (ADH) that may be central nephrogenic or hypothalamic. And if inadequate fluids are consumed, this may cause high sodium levels and dehydration in the blood because of the amount of water that lost in the urine.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
There is a big relationship between obesity and diabetes, but before talking about this relationship we need first to define diabetes mellitus as it is a group of conditions in which people have too much glucose (sugar) in their blood, due to the body’s inability to use and/or produce the hormone insulin. Insulin normally causes cells to take up glucose as an energy source from the blood.
Diabetes mellitus symptoms may include slow-healing sores, frequent infections, blurred vision, fatigue, frequent urination, increased thirst and unusual hunger accompanied by weight loss.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Friday, November 15, 2013
First of all, and before defining the symptoms, causes and treatment of low blood glucose or sugar, we need first to know what is low blood glucose?