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Diabetes how does it affect a person with highi blood pressure ?

Diabetes how does it affect a person with highi blood pressure ?

Complications: High blood pressur is a risk factor for diabetes. People with both diabetes and high blood pressure at at high risk of eye kidney heart and nerve disease. ...Read more

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Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
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Creatinine (Definition)

Creatinine is a byproduct of creatine phosphate, which is present in muscles. Creatinine levels increase if the ...Read more


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How does diabetes affect a person who has one kidney?

How does diabetes affect a person who has one kidney?

Same like otherwise,: However, persons who have 2 kidneys have more tissue which means that the loss of function is expected to be faster in persons with only one kindey if diabetes sets into the kidney. If diabetes develops late in life then the worry is not as much since it is a function of the duration of diabetes. Usually, but not always, a 15 years of diabetes yields involvement of the kidneys. ...Read more

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How does a prolapsed mytralvalve affect a person?

How does a prolapsed mytralvalve affect a person?

Dental prophylaxis: Mitral valve prolapse (mvp) is a minor variation of the structure of this heart valve. Mvp does not by itself usually cause any symptoms, but sometimes it is part of a syndrome that includes other symptoms, such as palpitations and back pain. People with mvp have increased chance of infection on the valve (endocarditis), and should take antibiotics before dental procedures (ask your doctor!). ...Read more

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Why does a diabetic patient have a reduced blood glucose level after a cerebral infarction?

Why does a diabetic patient have a reduced blood glucose level after a cerebral infarction?

Cerebral infarction: There is a lot of information linking blood glucose and cerebral infarction and there are a lot of possibilities. In "PubMed" there are 315 related articles published in the last five years. Too many to read and understand. Start at Wikipedia and look for "diabetes and cerebral infarction". May take some reading but will answer your question. ...Read more

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How long can a person with a leaking heart value can live?

How long can a person with a leaking heart value can live?

Valvar insufficiency: A person with valvar insufficiency can live a long time depending on how severe the insufficiency of the valve is. Major mitral or aortic insufficiency will shorten a persons life while minor insufficiency likely will not. ...Read more

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How does lifestyle affect the condition of a person with hd?

How does lifestyle affect the condition of a person with hd?

Not much: Huntingdon's disease is a progressive disease, and lifestyle choices do little to affect prognosis. The exception is to stop smoking. ...Read more

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How does creatinine level come to normal for a kidney patient on dialysis?

How does creatinine level come to normal for a kidney patient on dialysis?

Filter, toxins: Dialysis does the work of kidney- removing fluids andtoxins.Electrolytes move along the concentration gradient, so toxins which are high in the blood, goes to the dialysate solution.Creatinine is removed from the blood during dialysis, so these levels are low in the patient after dialysis. ...Read more

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How does having a fever and dehydration affect a person's cardiovascular system?

How does having a fever and dehydration affect a person's cardiovascular system?

Fever: Fever and mild dehydration can cause an increase in heart rate to maintain cardiac output. Severe dehydration and fever can eventually overwhelm the ability of the body to maintain adequate cardiac output, resulting in low blood pressure, otherwise known as decompensated shock. ...Read more

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What is glucose intolerance and how does it effect a person's everyday life?

What is glucose intolerance and how does it effect a person's everyday life?

You are not fast: Glucose is our main source of energy when it is burned properly by our cells. When you cannot burn it properly most likely due to the fact that you do not respond properly to your own Insulin which is the main driver, it means you have to change your lifestyle; loose weight, active life style and reduce amount of carbohydrates in your diet. ...Read more

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How does yoga affect a person's stress level?

How does yoga affect a person's stress level?

Stress: Yoga is noted for helping one find their inner peace so it shoud lower a person's stress level. ...Read more

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On average, how long will a lack of sleep affect a person if it is never recovered?

On average, how long will a lack of sleep affect a person if it is never recovered?

Forever?: It has been studied for years and there is not an actual definitive answer but we do know that it is nearly impossible to make up for sleep loss over time. Sleep deprivation in young children, seems to be perpetuated later and medical issues such as obesity can be seen lifelong, all as result of sleep habits during childhood. ...Read more

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How does a 'non-normal' delivery affect a child?

How does a 'non-normal' delivery affect a child?

Varies: Since your question encompasses a broad range of events, the answer must also be broad.The outcome would depend on the specifics of the delivery.Newborns are tolerant of some events more than others.In the future please be more specific with your question.This is not a chat room, and questions are not linked. ...Read more

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What does depression actually mean and how does it affect a person's health?

Depressive sxs: Mood isn't happy (i.e., sad, angry, irritable). It can lead to too much sleep or not enough sleep. Weight gain or weight loss. Energy level may be low or possibly even higher than normal if agitated. Depression makes one more succeptible to pain & vice versa. Depression can go hand in hand with problems like fibromyalgia. To make a diagnosis of major depression, sxs must last at least 2 weeks. ...Read more

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How does high blood pressure effect the kidneys of a bedridden patient?

How does high blood pressure effect the kidneys of a bedridden patient?

Risk - kidney injury: High BP, whether bedridden or ambulatory, can cause kidney injury if severe enough over a long period of time. Mild to moderate elevation of BP may not have much impact over short term unless kidneys significantly diseased (for example with long standing diabetes). If BP elevated on sustained basis it should be treated whether bedridden or not. ...Read more

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How does alcohol actually affect a person's kidneys who has diabetes?

How does alcohol actually affect a person's kidneys who has diabetes?

Via filtration: The role of alcohol has dual properties to someone who has diabetes. Ironically alcohol alone has a lowering effect on blood glucose since its largely metabolized by the liver. It can halt production of glucose by the liver. On the other hand the increased carb load that is associated with e.G beer contribute to increased blood glucose which gets filter by the kidneys. ...Read more

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How does liver enlargement affect a person's overall health?

How does liver enlargement affect a person's overall health?

Depends: On the cause. Liver enlarges due to back pressure of blood, infiltrative disease, fat deposit or inflammations. Depending on the cause, these may affect your health, be reversible or not. ...Read more