September 15, 2019
Diabetes (3/5): Oral Meds (Dirty Mnemonic) Pharmacology Insulin Resistance – Sulfonylurea, Biguanide

Diabetes (3/5): Oral Meds (Dirty Mnemonic) Pharmacology Insulin Resistance – Sulfonylurea, Biguanide

Diabetes Drug Families (non-insulin): Suck My Big Anally-Inhibited Glitoris SUlfonylUreas – tell the pancreas: U need to release more insulin (sulfonAmides are Antbiotics) Mimetics – mimic natural hormones (like incretin/amylin) that have similar functions to insulin. Biguanide – decreases the liver from making more glucose. (The liver is a BIG organ) ANALogs (of glucagon-like peptide […]

Pain-Killing Hunger and Superpowered Diabetic Fish

Pain-Killing Hunger and Superpowered Diabetic Fish

SciShow is supported by Skillshare. [INTRO ♪] Pain sucks. And if that wasn’t bad enough, the best painkillers we have tend to be incredibly addictive and can pose other dangers, too. So scientists are on the lookout for alternatives. And a new study in the journal Cell may have just found an unlikely ally in […]

Diabetes: Erfolge durch Sport und mehr Gemüse | NDR

Diabetes: Erfolge durch Sport und mehr Gemüse | NDR

Mein Name ist Martin Wachholder. Ich bin 48 Jahre alt und habe Diabetes. Wie sechs Millionen Deutsche: Wohlstandskrankheit Diabetes. Sie entsteht meist schleichend. Auslöser sind falsche Ernährung, Übergewicht und Bewegungsmangel. Für Martin Wachholder ist die Diagnose ein harter Schlag. Das ist ‘ne Strafe, die am Ende kommt für das, was früher mal Spaß gemacht hat. […]

Diabetes Information You Can Trust

Diabetes Information You Can Trust

(upbeat music) – Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Now more than ever, people are seeking information about diabetes. It is the most searched chronic illness on the internet. But how can you be sure what’s posted is accurate and scientifically valid? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can be a really valuable resource, providing information […]

What are Diet-Related Disorders? – Diabetes, Obesity and Coeliac Disease Explained

What are Diet-Related Disorders? – Diabetes, Obesity and Coeliac Disease Explained

CHANTAL BUI VIET: Right at this moment, one in every six people across the world is suffering from hunger. One in six. That’s over a billion people, a thousand million men, women and children who don’t get enough to eat on most days. Then there’s the rest of us. About one person in five from […]

Google Eyes Diabetes Battle With High-Tech Contact Lenses

Google Eyes Diabetes Battle With High-Tech Contact Lenses

Google’s special projects unit, known as Google[x], has set its sights on the battle against diabetes. How? With high-tech contact lenses, of course. ​​”This prototype looks and feels like a regular soft contact lens, but inside of it we have a tiny chip and a miniaturized glucose sensor that allows us to continually monitor your […]