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Dr. Saima Farghani

Endocrinology
NJ

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Endocrinology

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
It worsens: It goes down. Humans are locomotive animsl designed to move. If u move , less u lose bone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
No but: Use different lancets for the father
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes may be: But the diagnosis still depends on the fasting level of blood glucose. When the eyes start showing complications of diabetes that means that an uncont... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Wear a bracelet: If u have a documented adrenal insufficiency and u take steroid on a regular basis then make sure that everytime u r admitted to the hospital for a ro... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Not really: Adrenal fatgue is not a known medical condition. The adrenal insufficiency that is severe or after the total adrenal removal can lead to aldosreone de... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
No: The body rather your thyroid gland needs some iodine to make thyroid hormone but excess of iodine can also shut down the thyroid gland and not to ment... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Multiple reasons: Post menopause early menopause use of high dose steroids for> 3 months for any reason cushings disease strong family history of osteoporosis unexplain... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
May be: Hair loss can happen with many nutritional deficinecies. So anemia can be one of the factor for hair loss.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Not really: Anemia is the low hemoglobin level that can be secondary to many causes. U can be fatigued and may feel short of breath because of anemia and that fe... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Adrenal issues: U have to be specific about " adrenal issues" , because there can be many different things that can be wrong with the adrenal gland. However based on ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Progesterone: Yes if your r on Progesterone based contraceptives and taking a higher dose.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Adrenal insufficienc: Adrenal glands are very iimportant endocrine glands in the body. They are located on top of the kidneys one on each kidney. The adrenal gland secrete ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Normal TSH: Thyroid stimulating hormone or TSH ranges between 0.4 - 4.5 in most labs
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Not a diagnosis: But there can be excess or deficiency of cortisol in the body and both of these conditions come with specific signs and symptoms and just to clarify t... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: I think they should becausethe more u know about your sugar the better and careful u are in taking care of ur self.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes but!: Rice and pasta are very high in carbohydrates, and the carbs increase blood sugars to a high level. That is why doctors ask to avoid these, but it sho... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Retinopathy: Retina is the inner most layer of the eye that can be affected by uncontrolled diabetes or uncontrolled hyigh blood pressure. These conditions can ei... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
No: It is secondary to the deficiency of iron or some vitamins or some of the genetic or inherited problems.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
It is possible: Because anemia can have other causes than iron deficiency. The hemoglobin can be low because of the deficincy of vitamin. B 12 or Folic Acid or you ma... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
How low is low: Read the label and know the total carbs in it. Low carb does not mean zero carb.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
It was not fasting: Even small amount of oj means you were not fasting. Repeat the test without drinking any caloric beverage. U can drink plain water though.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saima Farghani
Specializes in Endocrinology
Retinopathy: Retinopathy is the cause of the eye related complication of diabetes. It occurs when because of high sugars new fragile blood vessels start to grow in... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Farghani is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Farghani is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful.
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