Diabetes in non-contagious. You cannot spread it from person to person like in case of flu or conjunctivitis. It usually runs in families so people having a family history of diabetes will get it. Sometimes it happens due to lifestyle changes like sedentary life with no exercises.
patient with diabetes type 2. Last weekend was sick and experienced chills, headache, extreme tiredness and high blood sugar. Had two slight fainting incidents and went to hospital. Sodium was low, did all kinds of tests and kept overnight but sent home. Patient felt no better at home, is extremely week. Went back to dr s and they ran tests but sent him home. Now there is dry heaving and slight fever along with the headache. Thoughts?
i want to ask you whether the diabities decease is curable in india or not, becaus there is one of my relatives in afghanistan he has bad situation and according to doctors his liver is damaged. please tell me your suggestion what to do? whether bring the patient in india or it would be curable in my hometown?
Last Wednesday I had a blepharoplasty , (upper lids only) and was given injections of Lidocaine and epinephrine to numb the area. Since then, my vision has been blurry and I saw an ophthalmologist today who noted a significant change in my vision...
Hello. In late July I began to experience a spot in my left eye, about the size of half a lemon, left eye only. I went to see my ophthalmologist who diagnosed it as a retinal microaneurysm and said it would go away on its own in about a month,...
I was seeing black and white zig zagging chevrons out of the left side but in both eyes. It lasted for about 10 minutes. I have type 2 diabetes and my sugar was 121 this morning. I am 66 , female and very active ( exercise 5-6 days a week.
I have Fuchs and diabetic retinopathy. I am having laser treatments for the retinopathy. The bright lights are like torture I can't hardly stand it. Is the Fuchs causing this pain during my laser treatments? My Fuchs seems to be getting worse, can the treatments be affecting that as well?
My cousin (Age-54) is suffering from cataract and Diabetic retinopathy for quite a few months. But we came know about this last week. We have consulted Vasan Eye care and she got treatment for Diabetic retinopathy (Laser Treatment for 3 sittings). Her right eye is affected more where she is having a blur vision and now she is managing only with left eye. Doctors advised cataract operation can be operated only after the subside of sugar level. We just want know the second opinion.
My mother is having a diabetic Proliferative Retinopathy. We did the laser treatment twice 2 months back. But now she is complaining that her eye vision is being reduced day by day. The doctors have earlier told us thta the blood vessel which supplies blood to the eyesight is severly damaged. What is the option. What should we do now to save the eyesight
My Dad got operated for catract few days back and post catract he is expereincing severe headache and pain in the eyes and no vision.Upon consulting the doctor he informed that it was due to intraoptic pressure and a mild corneal odema, no cells and no ccc.My dad has undergone diabetic retinopathy before and is of 57 years. Should i be panic about this. Could please let me know why he is experiencing impared vision.