Insulin Treatment

More than one kind of insulin may be needed to treat diabetic conditions in an effective manner. Short action or regular insulin can take about half an hour to work and can last for up to six hours or more. Injectable insulin is given and works according to the place the shot has been administered in the body.

More than one kind of insulin may be needed to treat diabetic conditions in an effective manner. Short action or regular insulin can take about half an hour to work and can last for up to six hours or more. Injectable insulin is given and works accor ... More

Health Q&A
High TSH count

I got my blood tested for thyroid profile and learnt I have high TSH and normal T3 and T4.what medication I should follow as I get thirsty and dry throat often and also feel tired quickly. Please find attached report. I got cbc and sugar tested too which are normal.

Thyroid and heart issues

General weakness. Tingling & numbness in feet. Never suffered with Diabetes or Hypertension in past, but Family-members(father, brothers) has history of both. Patient recent test reports: TOTAL TRIIODOTHYRONINE (T3) 88 ng/dl ; TOTAL THYROXINE (T4) 3.6 µg/dl ; TSH 12.18 µIU/ml ; TPO 658 IU/mL ; LIPOPROTEIN (A) 57.8 mg/dl ; TOTAL CHOLESTEROL 210 mg/dl ; HDL CHOLESTEROL - DIRECT 33 mg/dl ; LDL CHOLESTEROL - DIRECT 147 mg/dl ; TRIGLYCERIDES 204 mg/dl ; Suggest further course of treatment.

Weakness. whole body pain

Dear Sir i am using thyroxin 50mcg for 1 year but my problem is same recently my tsh level is 8.90 uiU/ml .and my vitamin b12 result 185pg/ml and my problem is ,weakness, fatigue ,numbness, tingling, for 10 years .I am not diabetes, my vitamin b12 is low ya normal.can I take b12 injection or increase thyroxin tablet so I confused please advice sir .tanks

Nocturnal Hypoglycemia

My dad recently suffered from an episode of noctornal hypoglycimia.When i saw him,he was making wierd sounds & was not able to react to what i was saying.After checking his blood sugar i found out it was 33 & gave him glucose immediatly & then took him to the hospital. Please tell me how to prevent this from happening again.

Type 1 diabetes cure

Type 1 diabetes can cure with stem cell treatment ? is it in India ? is it 100% safe ? or any other option other than insulin please suggest

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