Low Blood Sugar Glucose Tolerance Test

Low blood sugar level or hypoglycaemia is a condition in which the blood sugar level drops below 70mg/dL. Weakness, feeling tired, shaking, sweating, headache, hunger, feeling cranky, double or blurry vision, feeling uneasy and fast and pounding heartbeat are all symptoms of hypoglycaemia.

Low blood sugar level or hypoglycaemia is a condition in which the blood sugar level drops below 70mg/dL. Weakness, feeling tired, shaking, sweating, headache, hunger, feeling cranky, double or blurry vision, feeling uneasy and fast and pounding hear ... More

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Minoxidil 5% for beard

Hi, I have no facial hair on the cheeks and wanted to grow it very badly. I have heard about minoxidil 5% for re growth of facial hair. Is it safe to use it? Is there any major side effects? Thanks,

Lost a lot of weight

My father is diabetic. He has lost a lot of weight in last 4-5 years and currently on 42. I am worried about him. Please guide me about the ways to increase the fat and weight in his body. He had a liver tumor 10 years back, which got removed through surgical operation.

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I am 25 years old female with a weight of 44 kg. Recently I found have a TSH Level of 5.56. My mother has the same for past 20 years. I wanted to know if it requires medication and if so for how long. Also is there some natural way to get that under control. I have also been feeling really weak past one year , have heart beat of around 90 and breathlessness sometimes. My Vit-D levels were lower than 5 mg and have started medication on that. What all changes do I need to make in my lifestyle and food . Kindly suggest

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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.

Hypothyroid

Hi...my wife was effected by hypothyroid from one year.she is under medication of thyrox 12.5mcg.she is gaining over weight,hair loss,neck swell.can anyone suggest me best medication to get rid of all these problems.with this problem she was very depressed and asking for liposuction treatment to look better.k kindly help me solve this problem

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