Jardiance For Type 2 Diabetes in Adults – Overview

Jardiance is a prescription medication used to treat type 2 diabetes in adults. Jardiance is a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors. These work by stopping the reabsorption of glucose by the kidney, increasing glucose excretion from the body, and lowering blood sugar levels. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once daily, in the…

Diabetes – symptoms, causes and treatments

Well, it’s certainly a startling figure that the number of obese adults in the UK has tripled since 1980. In 2008, around seven out of 10 men and six out of 10 women in the UK were overweight (or obese). Joining me here today is Dr Sneh, a medical director at Bupa. Dr Sneh with…

Diabetes – Retinal screening from BMJ Learning

Retinal screening is now done with digital photography, and all the images are stored electronically on a specific database, which has been purely designed just for diabetic eye-screening. The databases; they encompass absolutely everything, from a patientís demographics to when the last appointment was, to all the pre-screening assessments and the photos, and to the…

Native Americans and Diabetes

Lona Brown: Onion, garlic, caminos, oregano, chili powder, tomatoes… Woman: Lona Brown is busy cooking for her children and grandchildren, following her father’s old recipe for tacos. Lona Brown: Do you want another pickle? Child: I got a big pickle! Announcer: The 48-year-old from St. Paul, Minnesota is also following in the footsteps of her…

DIABETES Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that affect how your body uses blood sugar glucose glucose is vital to your health because it’s an important source of energy for the cells that make up your muscles and tissues it’s also your brains main source of fuel the underlying cause of diabetes varies by…

Coffee May Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Coffee drinkers have yet another reason to drink an additional cup of Joe. I’m Rachelle Grossman with your latest health news. According to new research, having an extra cup of coffee may reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes. Researchers published the report in conjunction with World Diabetes Day which is held on November 14th….