87% of patients with type 1 diabetes, and 43% of type 2 diabetics will experience hypoglycemia. That means that nearly all of Type 1 and almost half of type 2 diabetics will experience one or multiple hypoglycemic events at some point in treatment. Learn more about how patients taking insulin can prevent hypoglycemia and achieve optimal blood sugar levels.
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If I have a high risk pregnancy, can I exercise?
In a high risk pregnancy, you should receive medical clearance by your physician to exercise, both alone and with a personal trainer.
High risk pregnancies may involve one, or a number of medical issues, some examples being, high blood pressure with pregnancy, multiples, any vaginal bleeding, placenta previa, an incompetent cervix or any medical condition such as heart or lung disease.
What are foreceps?
Forceps are little metal spoons that can be used in order to help guide babies out through the vagina.
Occasionally, when some woman is fully dilated and has been pushing for a while, she needs a little bit of help in order to guide the baby down and out.
Oftentimes forceps are used if the baby is in distress and needs to come out a little bit quicker.
What is gout?
Gout is a common form of arthritis. The arthritis is caused by high levels of uric acid that the body is unable to break down properly. Gout typically causes pain in smaller bones of the feet (i.e., the toes), and requires medication to treat. Speak with your physician if you feel you may have gout.