Hearing loss may be a complication of uncontrolled diabetes. Research suggests hyperglycemia can cause damage in the blood vessels and inner ear leading to hearing loss.
Read about the new drug teplizumab (Tzield) to delay the onset of type 1 diabetes in high-risk people. Plus new findings on protein intake and obesity, and the mental and financial toll of type 2 ...
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For decades, researchers have shown a link between low thyroid and sinus problems like nasal stuffiness, sinus congestion, and impaired hearing. This is because lack of thyroid hormone allows a ...
Smoking cigarettes and exposure to secondhand smoke are known risk factors for developing osteoporosis, or low bone density and bone weakness. While the exact mechanism is unclear, scientists believe ...
Losing weight can be a challenge but outside support can help make the process more effective and enjoyable. Whether you are looking for an in-person support group or a free mobile app to track your ...
People with low thyroid may experience issues with nasal congestion. And—especially if they are taking levothyroxine—they have to be very careful with using decongestant medicines to find relief. Here ...
The elevated blood sugar levels associated with diabetes negatively impact all the tissues and organs in the body, including the eyes. People who have diabetes are susceptible to an array of different ...
Read about new findings on the effect of a daily protein bar on overall calorie intake and the relationship between early hyperthyroidism and bone fractures. Plus, a popular diabetes drug may help ...
Your bones—you don’t really think about them until you break or bruise one, but they are your most important support system. Even though they can seem pretty sturdy, all tucked away under muscle and ...
About 1 out of 10 Americans have diabetes, and 90% to 95% of them have type 2 diabetes. Metformin is a medication commonly prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes. In fact, metformin is recommended as the ...