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Surgical intervention for diabetic foot

Surgical intervention for diabetic foot

Diabetic foot is a situation when the foot is rotting in diabetes mellitus. Diabetes mellitus disrupts the work of the pancreas, the gland ceases to produce insulin normally, which causes an increased level of sugar in the blood. And sugar has a toxic effect, which is why gangrene of the foot occurs in diabetes mellitus. …

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How to lose weight with type 2 diabetes?

How to lose weight with type 2 diabetes?

Everyone knows that diabetes and excess weight are interrelated phenomena. Therefore, it often seems that you will not be able to lose weight with diabetes. But this is not the case, say nutritionists. Of course, losing weight with diabetes is somewhat more difficult than without it. “It’s all about the hormone insulin,” says Gina Jalowic, …

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Review children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes can have the same quality of life as those without it

Review children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes can have the same quality of life as those without it

Adolescence is a critical stage of development in the life of every person. During this period, teenagers strive to become independent, free from their parents and other adults. In adolescence, the opinion of friends and peers prevails over the opinion of family. And of course, the presence of diabetes only complicates the relationship between parents …

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Welsh nhs recommends saxagliptin as an option in type 2 diabetes

Welsh nhs recommends saxagliptin as an option in type 2 diabetes

The mechanism of action of incretins Incretins are a person’s hormones produced by the gastrointestinal tract at the time of admission to him for food. Due to their action, the production of insulin increases, which helps to digest glucose, which is released during digestion. To date, two types of incretins have been discovered: GLP-1 (glucagon-like …

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Weak evidence for radix astragali in treating diabetic retinopathy

Weak evidence for radix astragali in treating diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is an ophthalmic disease that develops against the background of diabetes. The consequences of this disease are very severe, with a neglected condition, blindness occurs. How to recognize the first signs of pathology? Let’s look at the degree of diabetic retinopathy and the existing methods of its treatment. What is diabetes? Diabetic retinopathy …

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