Hyperthyroidism Treatment

The location of the gland is in the throat, especially in the front lower part of your neck from where the hormone is secreted. Viral infection may lead to the decreased production of thyroid in the body resulting in the disorder. To recover from the disease one needs to create a balance of thyroid of the body.

The location of the gland is in the throat, especially in the front lower part of your neck from where the hormone is secreted. Viral infection may lead to the decreased production of thyroid in the body resulting in the disorder. To recover from the ... More

Health Q&A
I am pre diabetic and taking diabecon

Hi I am overweight and my mom has diabetes. My sugar levels also been higher from past 2 years. I am taking Himalayan diabecon and diabecon DS. But I cant stop eating sweets or having soda. What other medications Can i start?

Sugar level not in Control

Fasting Blood sugar - 113 mg/dl - a month before it was 93mg/dl Fasting urine sugar - Traces- a month before was nil Post Blood sugar - 202 mg/dl - month before was 191 Post urine sugar - 0.5% - month before -traces Medication : AFOGLIPM 500 Wanted to know the best to keep my sugar level in control.?

Glucose level decrease

My father pre meal glucose level is 120 after meal glucose level is 273 and after 6 hour of post meal glucose level decreases to 75

Insulin dosage for diabetic patient

Patient name: Venkata naidu Age: 70 y / male Diabetic :past 15years Patient profile : patient underwent bypass surgery on 14/5/17 He suffered mild heart attack on 5/5/17 He kept on insulin from 6/5/17 (till then only taking sugar tablet) Now doctor's said post surgery patient is better to keep on insulin and discharged on 19/5/17 Insulin 15units mrng and 10units night(glucose levels in hospital are also same as below fluctuate b/w 150 n 260) Today glucose levels are 149 and 251 pre and post brkfst Advice on insulin dosage is needed

Diabetic, Medicine cause hypoglycemia

Hi, I am diabetic from past one year on medication of Glutowin forte. If I don not take medicine I get high sugar and intake of medicine cause hypoglycemia. Morning usually i have breakfast rice and then at 11 I take a small meal like muesli or fruit bowl even though i get this hypoglycemia problem when i take medicine. Kindly advice

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