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Holly Barth Dr. Barth
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What is the most common cause for having diabetes in children? Type 1 or 2?

Holly Barth Dr. Barth
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What is the most common cause for having diabetes in children? Type 1 or 2?

Type 1: Type 1 diabetes typically presents in a younger population while type 2 in an older. This is not always the case, though. As more children become obese, more are getting type 2, but most children who have diabetes have type 1. Conversely, most adults have type 2. ...Read more

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Diabetes (Definition)

A group of diseases that result in too much sugar in the ...Read more


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What would be the most common less common complications of type i diabetes?

What would be the most common less common complications of type i diabetes?

Several: Dm can lead to a number of complications less commonly dupytren's contracture of the hands, various rashes such as necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum, muscle necrosis, and stiff person disease just to name a few. ...Read more

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What is the most common cause of diabetes in children?

What is the most common cause of diabetes in children?

Type 1 in younger...: Dm-1, or Insulin deficient diabetes is msot common in younger children, but the obesefication of america is increasing the number of type 2 diabetics (insulin resistance) skyrocket, although in young people type 1 is more common. Most people think it post-viral infection of beta cells producing Insulin that elicits an immune response which kills the Insulin producing beta cells. Insulin is the rx! ...Read more

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What is the most common cause of hypoglycemia in non diabetic adults?

What is the most common cause of hypoglycemia in non diabetic adults?

Illness/Malnutrition: Among the causes are excessive Insulin produced in the body (hyperinsulinemia), inborn errors of metabolism, medications and poisons, alcohol, hormone deficiencies, prolonged starvation, alterations of metabolism associated with infection, and organ failure. Please see a doctor as it is a dangerous condition. ...Read more

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What can cause diabetes? Does diabetes have a certain age? And what is the most common medicine?

Dr. David Liu Dr. Liu
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What can cause diabetes? Does diabetes have a certain age? And what is the most common medicine?

Too much sugar: In general, type 2 diabetes is consuming too many carbohydrates, and the body's inability to deal with the amount of sugar that comes from this. This is the type of diabetes that is usually caused by eating and lack of physical exercise, and according to the ada, is prevalent in 8.3% of the us population. Complications include heart, liver, and kidney disease, as well as strokes and amputation. ...Read more

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What's most prevalent type of intestinal metaplasia? Type 1, 2, or 3? How common is it for people to have IM? What percentage develop further probs?

What's most prevalent type of intestinal metaplasia? Type 1, 2, or 3? How common is it for people to have IM? What percentage develop further probs?

Intestinal metaplasi: Patients with the first phase of Barrett’s esophagus (intestinal metaplasia) have a combined risk of 1.4% per year of progressing to high-grade dysplasia or cancer . ...Read more

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What are the possible causes of mild hearing difficulty for 55+ F ? It's specially when people talking in a group or if there is background noise.

What are the possible causes of mild hearing difficulty for 55+ F  ? It's specially when people talking in a group or if there is background noise.

Hearing deficit: hello ~ presbyacusis ~ your hearing fades with age as does your eyes and as Shakespeare says, you continue in the sad story of deterioration till you become " sans eyes, sans teeth, sans everything !" You should ask the person involved to get a hearing test. thanks ...Read more

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Which type of cancer is the most common for people to get?

Which type of cancer is the most common for people to get?

In the US...: ...In men: prostate, lung, colorectal, and bladder cancer are most common. ...In women: breast, lung, colorectal, and uterine cancer are most common. The sad reality is that, if you live long enough, there is a 1 in 3 chance that you will develop cancer. ...Read more

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What is most common cause of hoarseness in someone my age? How likely is throat cancer the cause?

What is most common cause of hoarseness in someone my age? How likely is throat cancer the cause?

Infection and other: Throat infection and other irritation i.e. Smoking , reflux disease- are the most common causes of hoarseness for someone in your age. Although, oral cancer is more and more commonly found at younger age- 30's- but it is still not very common at your age compared to the infection and other irritation. ...Read more

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What are the most common reasons a child is diagnosed with pdd-nos?

What are the most common reasons a child is diagnosed with pdd-nos?

That's complicated.: Pdd nos is diagnosed in children who have some signs of autism but not enough to qualify for a full diagnosis. For more information go to the following websites: nationalautismresources.Com, firstsigns.Org, and healthychildren.Org. ...Read more

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What are the main test for presence of diabetes melitus and to know if type 1 or type 2 tests ?

What are the main test for presence of diabetes melitus and to know if type 1 or type 2 tests ?

Diabetes: Any medical clinic in any location in the world would be able to test you appropriately for this common human ailment. Based upon the medication needs you have to control your blood sugar levels will be the determining factor to the diagnosis. Again, any physician caring for your overall health will know exactly what to do. ...Read more

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What are the common risk factors for type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

What are the common risk factors for type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Nature vs Nuture: Type 1 dm can be genetic and is thought to be related to viral infection. Risk of type 2 dm are also family hx but especially being overweight, diet, lack of exercise. ...Read more

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The child was diagnosed with primary hyperoxaluria type 1. There are not a cure in China. Can it be cured in the US?

The child was diagnosed with primary hyperoxaluria type 1. There are not a cure in China. Can it be cured in the US?

No: There is not yet a cure for primary hyperoxaluria. It is a serious genetic defect, so parents should avoid having future children until they can get an evaluation from a genetics doctor. A good summary is available at: http://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/primary-hyperoxaluria/ ...Read more

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What is the most common cause of difficulty swallowing in 15-17 year olds i was told mono?

What is the most common cause of difficulty swallowing in 15-17 year olds i was told mono?

Difficulty swallow: The most common reason that i see for difficulty swallowing in teenagers is tonsillitis. Tonsillitis is quite common and can occur from viral or bacterial infection. A tonsil infection is quite common with mono, which is a viral infection, but bacterial tonsillitis is far more common than mono. Either way, it isn't much fun. ...Read more

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What are the first stages involved in when treatingfor constipation ? In a medical environment. It a patient is diagonosed with chronic constipation?

Let's define problem: Doctors define constipation as stools less frequently than once every 3-4 days. Patients feel they are "constipated" when passing hard or small volume stool, or they feel full & bloated. Have you had x-ray to see you're not blocked? We don't know if your gut is sluggish or your rectum works correctly--these can be tested for (sitz marker study & anal manometry, respectively). See a GI specialist. ...Read more

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What are the most common symptoms of asthma in a 1 year old (or younger)?

What are the most common symptoms of asthma in a 1 year old (or younger)?

Cough and wheeze: Cough and wheeze are the most common symptoms of asthma in a 1 year old. Chronic cough especially at night is suspicious for asthma Wheeze is a late symptom of asthma. ...Read more