• diabetes mellitus
  • A medical guideline by the American College of Physicians concluded: "Surgery should be considered as a treatment option for patients with a BMI of 40 kg/m2 or greater who instituted but failed an adequate exercise and diet program (with or without adjunctive drug therapy) and who present with obesity-related comorbid conditions, such as hypertension, impaired glucose tolerance, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, and obstructive sleep apnea. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • However, elderly patients are more likely to have heart or prostate problems (including enlarged prostate), which may require caution in patients receiving this medicine. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Compared to clopidogrel, prasugrel inhibits adenosine diphosphate-induced platelet aggregation more rapidly, more consistently, and to a greater extent than do standard and higher doses of clopidogrel in healthy volunteers and in patients with coronary artery disease, including those undergoing PCI. (wikipedia.org)
  • not in citation given] "Patients should be referred to high-volume centers with surgeons experienced in bariatric surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • premature
  • On 8 March 2011 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration notified healthcare professionals of serious health problems that have been reported in premature babies receiving lopinavir/ritonavir oral solution, probably because of its propylene glycol content. (wikipedia.org)
  • triglycerides
  • This is far less evidence than usually required for drug approval, and also substantially less than the body of evidence supporting standard fish oil as a treatment for high triglycerides. (stdavids.com)
  • test
  • In another study, researchers gave 2.4 g of red yeast rice as a daily supplement to otherwise healthy test subjects with hyperlipidemia. (curejoy.com)
  • A high-sensitivity CRP (hs-CRP) test measures low levels of CRP using laser nephelometry. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • Kidney failure is a common presentation in infants and children but is uncommon in adults, although it is occasionally the presenting problem in adults with focal disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is well recognized that obese women are at increased risk of preeclampsia and that women who have never been pregnant are at higher risk of preeclampsia than women who have had children in the past. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood sugar
  • It is caused in part by prolonged hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) and results in dysfunction of one or both tibial nerves and a plantigrade stance (down on the hocks). (wikipedia.org)
  • levels
  • An increase in levels of certain lipids-a condition called "hyperlipidemia"-contributes to heart disease. (stdavids.com)
  • Diet, except when weight loss occurs, may not help, as a low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet can actually raise triglyceride levels. (stdavids.com)
  • The term hyperlipidemia means high lipid levels. (omicsonline.org)
  • Higher levels are found in late pregnant women, mild inflammation and viral infections (10-40 mg/L), active inflammation, bacterial infection (40-200 mg/L), severe bacterial infections and burns (>200 mg/L). CRP is a more sensitive and accurate reflection of the acute phase response than the ESR (Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate). (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, these offspring had higher levels of glucose and insulin, which indicate development of type 2 diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • condition
  • Posted May 3, 2014 THURSDAY, May 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Americans with arthritis are at higher risk for falls and fall-related injuries than those without the condition, a new study reveals. (healthwisefoods.com)
  • Weight loss and substitution of high-impact for low-impact exercise can help slow progression of the condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • diseases
  • Women with values above 0.86 and men with values above 0.95 are at a very high risk of these diseases. (health24.com)
  • pain
  • SATURDAY, April 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Even though back pain affects nearly 10 million Americans a year, there's a lot you can do to avoid the problem, an expert says. (livingnaturally.com)
  • help
  • This may help delay problems that are usually related to AIDS or HIV disease from occurring. (drugs.com)
  • Studies
  • Appropriate studies performed to date have not demonstrated geriatric-specific problems that would limit the usefulness of telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide combination in the elderly. (drugs.com)