diabetes risks

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Diabetes is a chronic (lifelong) disease marked by high levels of sugar in the blood.

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Can any one inform me about gestational diabetes risks?

Multiple, severe.

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Macrosomia (large baby), shoulder dystocia +/- brachial plexus injury, cesarean section, increased amniotic fluid, fetal death, neonatal hypoglycemia/jaundice/cardiomyopathy can all occur with gestational diabetes mellitus (gDM). The mother is also at risk for persistent post-pregnancy DM, especially if she is overweight, older than 35, physically inactive, Hispanic and has positive family history
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Dr. Alan H. Ali answered:

Between latuda, invega and saphris, which causes the least weight gain and has lowest diabetes risk?

Latuda

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Latuda is least, then Saphris, then most weight gain is Invega.
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Dr. Philip A. Kern answered:

Is diabetes a risk factor for alzheimers?

Yes

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Yes it is. Both diabetes and Alzheimer's involve excessive inflammation, although the precise link is not clear. Diabetes accelerates vascular disease and there could be elements of brain ischemia that promote Alzheimers.
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Is diabetes a risk factor for colon cancer?

No

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It is not a risk
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Dr. Yash K. Khanna answered:

Mom typed 2 diabetes. Whats risk in children?

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The children of a mom with type 2 Diabetes are at increased risk of developing DM in their adulthood and should avoid being overweight and need regular ceck ups and proper nutritional following all their life
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Is diabetes a risk factor for complications in gastric bypass?

Yes, poor control..

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of diabetes prior to op can increase complications of surgery so get control of sugars prior to operation to then get benefit of operation in decreasing medication need in treating diabetes
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Why are people with poorly controlled diabetes at risk for amputation?

Many reasons

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The hyperglycemia of diabetes causes a cascade of events -- patients do not feel small wounds as well, the wounds do not heal well, and they are more prone to infection. This, combined with the vascular problems of diabetes, lead to amputation
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Dr. Payam Rafat answered:

what's the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes neuropathy risk?

Both are at risk.

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All diabetic are at risk for developing neuropathy if their blood sugars are not kept under good control.
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Dr. Soren Singel answered:

Which aspect of diabetes increases cvd risk?

Hyperglycemia

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Diabetes increases the sugar levels in the blood (hyperglycemia) which increases the risk of atherosclerosis and also causing toxic effects on small vessels). Hyperglycemia also increases blood viscosity. When adult onset diabetes occurs related to obesity, there are obesity associated risks as well including changes in blood lipid profiles, hypertension etc.
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