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Gallstones Symptoms

Gallstones Symptoms

Gallstones are small, pebble-like deposits that are formed inside the gallbladder, a sac-like organ under the liver that is responsible for storing the bile juices secreted by the liver. The bile aids in the digestion of fats in the body. Causes Gall stones vary in size. They can be as small as a grain of [...]

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High blood sugar levels

High blood sugar levels

Blood sugar, or blood glucose, is essential for overall good health and fitness. The blood sugar level is just that – the level of glucose in the blood and in healthy people this should remain steady at between 4 – 8 millimoles per litre. Blood sugar levels will spike following eating and are generally at [...]

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High blood glucose

High blood glucose

Blood glucose is tested by doctors for many reasons as it can be an indicator of underlying health conditions. For most healthy people a normal fasting blood glucose level will be under 126 mg/dl. A blood glucose level of over 160 mg/dl is considered to be high; this is referred to as hyperglycemia. Symptoms Symptoms [...]

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Vitamin D Overdose: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Vitamin D Overdose: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Normally, vitamin D is good for you. Vitamin D is crucial to maintaining bone health, cell health and aids the immune system. But too much of anything, even vitamin D, can get you very ill with symptoms of hypervitaminosis D or vitamin d overdose. The average person needs only a little bit of vitamin D [...]

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