Tag: lifestyle modifications

January 3, 2015

Diabetes – Information For Patients

DIABETES – INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS – OVERVIEW Diabetes – Information for Patients: Type 2 diabetes mellitus (Adult onset Diabetes) occurs when the pancreas is not able to produce a sufficient amounts of insulin, and/or the muscle or fat receptors becomes resistant to insulin. Either of these problems can result in high blood sugar (glucose) levels, […]

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December 30, 2014

High Blood Pressure (hypertension)

  Introduction HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE  is also known as Hypertension, and it is caused by increased resistance to blood flow in your arteries, and a large propulsive flow originating in your heart.  Untreated hypertension causes strain on the heart and arteries, this can lead to heart failure, heart attacks, kidney failure, stroke, blindness, and impotence. […]

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