My son was passing lot of urine from 2 monhts. We went to a child specialist and his urine was checked. The urine test showed no infection but the doctos says that his urien sugars are high. He has asked us to get a blood sugar test done. Is there is possible of my son getting diabetbes at this age
ya,it is type 1 diabetes mellitus.it can b type 2 if he is too much obese.not following healthy lifestyle.always infront of computer or tv,having fast foods,not having outdoor games. so encourage him to have good lifestyle.
Oh god, help these children. I have diabetes and suffering a lot which I was tested at 46 yrs of my age. If these children have the problem since their early years I think they suffer a lot. I am sorry for all those parents who have children with sugar
Hi, My mom has diabetes. She does not have to take insulin but she is taking dedicine for her diabetes. She frequently has symtom like heartburn and trouble sleeping. She eats very small amount of healthy food each time but symtom still occurs. Carbonated water seem to help a minute then symtom comes right back. What kind of medicine she can try. Thanks
I have always drank soda. Mainly Pepsi (regular). The past week to week and a half I have noticed that after drinking soda I get sick. Well, I actually figured it out TODAY that my sickness was occuring after my soda intake. I become extremely nauseated, can t even eat or smell food, and become very weak with a headache. These are the usual symptoms, but at some times they are worse than others. Can someone please give me some insight as to what is causing this to happen to me? I doubt it s diabetes, I am 25, I am not overweight and have never had any problems before or at any other time other than when I drink a soda. Thank you!
He prevalence of Type-2 diabetes mellitus is higher in women, partly related to obesity. The Type-2 diabetes typically doubles the coronary heart disease risk in men and triples in women. Diabetes Mellitus in pregnant women poses problems for the mother and the fetus. Women with established diabetes may have menstrual problems and difficulty in conceiving. While, pregnancy itself worsens diabetic control and may cause certain diabetic complications to progress in mother. Maternal diabetes is also hazardous for the fetus and carries an increased risk for fetal loss and major congenital malformations. However, nowadays most women of child bearing age can realistically expect to become mothers of healthy children with intensive glycemic control. Improvements have ranged from technological advances in fetal surveillance (ultrasound scanning) to home glucose monitoring and intensive insulin regimens, enabling women with multiple diabetic complications to have successful pregnancies. Diabetes Mellitus in pregnancy is classified into pre-gestational and gestational diabetes; gestational diabetes is defined as diabetes that is discovered during pregnancy. Approximately 7% of all pregnancies are complicated by GDM. Normal pregnancy reduces insulin sensitivity because of diabetogenic effects of placental hormones. This effect is maximal in the late second and third trimester. Gestationaldiabetes resolves after delivery, but may recur in subsequent pregnancies and the lifetime risk for developing Type-2 diabetes is 30%. Indications for detection of diabetes in pregnant women * Family history of Diabetes * Glucose in urine sample * History of unexplained prenatal loss * History of large baby * History of congenitally malformation infant * Maternal obesity * Maternal age more than 25 years * Members of ethnic/racial group with high prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus To prevent excess spontaneous abortion
Hi, 8 year old BMI 29, with high testosterone level 160.6 range <15 17- hydroxyprogestrone 71.80 range <71 otherwise have no problem. What can be the cause of obesity. Per mother diet is very healthy, small portion meal. low calorie. Tx XXXX
My son is 7yrs, height-127 cms, and weight - 37 kg. As his weight is on higher end, we got some tests done as per the doctor s advise. Everything is normal, his Cortisol level is 50.23, where as the normal range starts from 54.9 or so. I wanted to...
Hello Doctor, I consulted you about my baby's weight a few days back. She is 1 year now and weigh 16 kg. We consulted a Endocrinologist and she told us to consult a Dietician and wait for couple of months before going for blood tests. But I have...
hi. im supriya 28 yrs old. n carrying 33 weeks of pregnancy. height is 150 cm, weight is 59 kgs. my ante natal scan reports done today,reports showing single live intra uterine foetus in cephalic presentation with gestational age of 34 weeks 2 days.+/_ 2 weeks. and foetus appears large for dates with cephalic parameters on higher side., liquor adequate but on higher side (AFI: 17.9 cm). r/o possibilities of GDM.
hi my almost 3 year old son has became lathargic 3 times in 3 years almost and every time he turns pale n clammy and last time this happpend we called the emt and he said his sugar was a little high but not enough to cause that after my son felt a little better he said his belly hurt the first 2 times this happend and this happend again today (months after the last episode) and he became pale and his lips turned white and we gave him a little bit of jelly and boom within less than a min.of eating jelly he felt all better n wanted his belly kissed better because it had hurt but only for a minute could this be because of his blood sugar or because he had a bad belly cramp? also he barley eats actual food he picks all day long sometimes but sometimes eats barley nothing and he always wants junk food i try not to gove him any but my grandparents will so i was thinking his diet could be part of the problam to? im freaking out thinking hes a diabetic or something!
Hi Doc, my son has a G6PD Deficiency, thank God he s at his 3rd year now, but now my concern goes to his weight, he is only 3 years old but he weigh 24-26kg. We ve tried to do some diets like no candies, no sweets, but he love s to eat rice and pastas. Please help me, can you please give me some technics on how to decrease his weight. Thanks so much Doc. God Bless.
Hello, I tried to write but had a problem with my scanner. I have an ECG that my 13 year old son just had. His doctor is trying to reach a cardiologist to find out if there is a problem. The ECG states: Sinus Rythm Moderate Right Axis Deviation [QRS Axis. 90] Vent rate: 73 BP, PR int: 149 ms, QRS dur: 108 ms, QT/QTc: 374/400 ms, P-R-T axes: 48 93 54 He is overweight . He has always had a problem with shortness of breath, but it is much worse lately and he had an episode while running the field during baseball, where the field started tilting severely and he became nauseous so he stopped, felt a little better and tried again and it happened again only much worse and he almost passed out. So he stopped. Thank you, Raine