Gestational Diabetes Diagnosis

Diabetes during pregnancy or gestational diabetes is a condition where a pregnant woman has a high level of blood sugar without being diagnosed previously. The goal of gestational diabetes treatment is to reduce the risks associated for both the mother and the child. Oral glucose tolerance test is carried out to detect whether there is a risk of developing the Type 2 DM in the future.

Diabetes during pregnancy or gestational diabetes is a condition where a pregnant woman has a high level of blood sugar without being diagnosed previously. The goal of gestational diabetes treatment is to reduce the risks associated for both the moth ... More

Health Q&A
TSH - value 0.2

I am 36 years old and have hypothyroidism detected at 26 years . From last 10 years I am on thyronorm and I keep on increasing/decreasing dosage of thyronorm depending on TSH value. Mostly it varies betwe en thyronorm 100 and thyronorm125 mg. From last year I am continuously on 100 mg. I got my latest test done today and TS H value is 0.2 . Should I reduce my dosage as TSH value is going down from the lower limit of correct range ?

Thyroid TSH

I have TSH as 0.01 and T3 and T4 values normal.Does it mean that I have thyroid and If yes,will my thryoid be lifelong?

Diabetes patient

I am high blood sugar patients with blood sugar 124 before eating and total cholesterol 200mg/dL, HDL cholesterol 49mg/DL, LDL cholesterol 140mg/DL, triglycerides 63mgdl, doctor prescribed me lipirose 10 and acimol SR and mashyne for weakness. Should I continue taking these medicines along with my daibetese medicine zoryl-m2, Teneli 20mg, Path 15, Ecosprin-75, voglibose 0.3

Thyroid & Ear vibration

Am having hypothyroid,age 31,my TSH was 7.63 when i went to doctor he prescribed MEGA-3 supplement, then after a month TSH 6.5 whn tested,then doctor prescribed Thyronorm 25mcg,multivitamin, vitamin D3.But i was feeling dizziness,mild ear itching,eye blur & imbalance initailly.but after a month dizziness is not there & no eye imbalance.but Now somtimes i am feeling lightheaded, mild ear vibration.ENT doc said all good.just wanted to know is this related to thyroid or other problem. plz suggest

High TSH is diagnosed

Hi, High TSH has been diagnosed for my wife in a recent blood test. This test was performed to diagnose reason for dark complexion which she has developed. She even has low Iron and dearranged TSH. Please advise.

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Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharyya - Diabetologist
Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharyya Diabetologist (MBBS, MD - Medicine, DNB - General Medicine, MRCP (UK), CCST - Diabetes & Endocrinology, DM - Endocrinology, FRCP) 27 years experience Shivajoyti Clinic
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Dr. Shankar Kumar - General Physician
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Dr. Vijaya Sarathi H A - Endocrinologist
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