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Super Probiotics Aids Diabetes
Diabetes is a disease of increased blood glucose levels. Glucose is a type of sugar that comes from the intake of food. Insulin is a type of hormone that removes the glucose from the blood and moves it into the cells to provide them with energy. There are two different types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is when the body does not make any insulin. Therefore, glucose stays inside the blood and does not move into the cells. Type 2 diabetes, which is commonly associated with obesity, is when the body is either resistant to the effects of insulin or when the body does not produce enough insulin. Increased levels of glucose in the body causes severe damage to the ...Read more
Can probiotics affect the colour of my stool, like turn it beige in colour, I take meds for blood pressure and I am borderline pre diabetes?
Yes: Female, Age unstated, asks Can probiotics affect the colour of my stool, like turn it beige in colour I take meds for blood pressure and I am borderline pre diabetic? Probiotics are Friendly Bacteria that help to restore the bowels disrupted by Infection, Diarrhea, Constipation, Antibiotics, Chemotherapy, even Stress to Balance and Good Health. Yes it can affect stool color depending on ones food ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diabetes: I need more information. There is nothing in an elevated blood sugar that would lead one to think you have HIV infection. Now, if you have HIV infection and are on medications there is some chance that the medications affecting the liver can elevate you cholesterol components. But, there is not much that would raise the blood sugars unless you are pre-diabetic or overweight or eating poorly. ...Read more
Oral thrush w/ no hiv/aids, no medications, no diabetes, nothing unusual. I am worried b/c everything i read says that highly unusual for adult thrush?
Unlikely diagnosis: In virtually all the cases i've seen like this, the worried patients don't have thrush at all, just a white coating on the tongue, which they spend way too much time looking at in the mirror. It doesn't help that some doctors make the same mistake. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have just been wondering about my boyfriend, he has diabetes but has dark skin scars all over his leg... His ex have hiv/aids i was just wondering?
Yes: probiotic super 8 is a mix of 'good' bacteria to repopulate your bowel when your usual healthy mixture has been changed by disease or antibiotic use Bonita is a proprietorial mix of natural ingredients intended to promote healthy nail growth. There should be no inactivation or adverse interactions If further questions, check with your practitioner ...Read more
Help with what?: Probiotics MAY help. They are usually still alive, if stored properly all the time from production, through shipping, to being on the store shelf. The living microorganisms get weaker and die over time. The problem is that nobody can really tell how much live material was in the package to start, how much is alive when one buys it, how much survives at home, nor how much goes to one's intestine. ...Read more
Probiotics, by definition, are beneficial bacteria that live in our intestinal tract to help us maintain health intestines and colon. There are several species of these bacteria that are helpful to us including lactobacillus acidophilus. The meats we eat contain antibiotics that kill our natural bacteria that reside in our gut. Today, you will replace these ...Read more