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ACE Level Test
...disease diabetes emphysema Hodgkin’s disease hyperthyroidism hypothyroidism lung cancer multiple sclerosis steroid therapy tuberculosis Risks Associated with an ACE Levels Test Risks involved with the ACE levels test are minimal and are generally the...
Treatment of Preterm Labor:Calcium Channel Blockers
For more information on steroid therapy, go to CorticosteroidsWhat Are the Possible Side Effects of Nifedipine?For the MotherThe most common side effects in the mother include headache, nausea, and flushing. Nifedipine can also cause a woman's blood pressure...
Making Healthy Choices
...with a chronic disease needs to maintain the highest level of health possible—and with the fatigue, steroid therapy and depression that characterize MS, an unhealthy weight gain is easy with this disease. It’s a vicious cycle: not only can MS symptoms...
What to Ask Your Doctor About Ulcerative Colitis
Patients that fail to improve or cannot tolerate 5-ASA medications may require oral steroid therapy or injections. These corticosteroids typically take 10 to 14 days to work effectively. However, they produce numerous undesirable side effects including...
...The following might increase your risk: a family history of atrial fibrillation sleep apnea high-dose steroid therapy What Are the Symptoms of Atrial Fibrillation? You might not experience any symptoms if you have atrial fibrillation; however, you might...
...blood vessels) type 2 diabetes therapy (a drug used to treat a rare blood disorder) cortiocosteroids or steroid therapy (anti-inflammatory drugs that suppress the immune system and can mask and ongoing infection, delaying diagnosis) Prevention of a Gastrointestinal...
...skin syndrome (corticosteroid withdrawal) diabetes mellitus (glucose intolerance due to chronic use of steroid therapy) insulin resistance (body grows immune to the presence of insulin) Outlook for Urticaria Pigmentosa Most cases of UP appear in children....
Learn about Secondary Diabetes
...terrible asthma they may end up getting some secondary diabetics, and that actually may -- once their steroid therapy is done that actually may bring the blood sugars back into control. Does secondary diabetes act like Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes? Dr. Linnet...
Tomatoes and Salmonella
diabetes or chronic steroid therapy), cancer, or chronic gastrointestinal illness. The recommended antibiotics for such individuals include ampicillin, amoxicillin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, cefotaxime, ciprofloxacin, and ceftriaxone, among others....
7 ‘Women's’ Diseases Men Should Watch Out For
Not so fast men, you're not off the hook.