To fully comprehend the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus it is important to understand how the body regulates glucose and what goes wrong with each disease. The main difference between the two is in the pathophysiology. Most of the other differences are a spinoff of it. Listen What is diabetes mellitus? […]
Category: Endocrine Diseases
Insight into diseases of the endocrine system.
Health Literacy, Diabetes and Medical Terminology Knowledge and understanding of the medical terminology pertaining to diabetes mellitus, glucose metabolism and fat metabolism is an important aspect of health literacy. If you have diabetes it can aid in comprehending information about it and your health care. Additionally, it can improve communication in health care. Listed below […]
Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes Analysis of the signs and symptoms of diabetes mellitus helps in understanding and remembering them. Many of the features are common to both type 1 and type 2 diseases. Some are specific to one or the other disorder. Many are the direct or indirect result of a higher-than-normal level of […]
The Basis of Thyroiditis Symptoms The most practical treatise on thyroiditis symptoms for patients is one which compares the symptoms on the basis of the different types of the disease. First of all though, thyroiditis is inflammation of the thyroid gland. The speed of onset, severity, course and cause of inflammation of the gland are […]