Understanding Type 1 Diabetes & Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes is not a single disease, rather a collective name for different conditions that lead to an elevation in blood glucose levels. It is a chronic disease, that is preventable, manageable, but full-blown diabetes is not curable. Depending on the causes and clinical picture, there are several types of diabetes. However, two of the sub-types … Read more

Diabetes Symptoms: What Are The Signs Of Diabetes?

The initial diabetes symptoms are thirst, the urge to urinate more often, weight loss, vision problems, and fatigue. Often there are no symptoms and the disease is allowed to continue and get worse before it is diagnosed. Many people have Pre-diabetes but they are unaware of it as there are usually no signs of diabetes. … Read more

Managing Your Child’s Asthma Using A Nebulizer

Nebulizers are a medical device that delivers an inhaled medication to the lungs. The medication is a fine mist and as your child breathes this mist in via a mouthpiece or mask it will help them to breathe better. Here are the steps to childhood asthma treatment with a nebulizer. Childhood Asthma Treatment – Nebulizer  … Read more

How to Measure Body Fat With a Body Composition Monitor

Most body composition monitors use a process called bioelectrical impedance. BI is a common abbreviation for bioelectrical impedance. Also many experts consider it a very accessible and highly accurate method for screening body fat. Many body tissues have high levels of water content, and they can conduct electricity with ease. They include bones, blood vessels, … Read more