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Diabetes
Useful information on diabetes, its treatment, an how to cope with daily living with this chronic condition.

 

Thyroid disorders
Several problems arises from thyroid disorders.  From silent thyroiditis to thyroid storm.  
Osteoporosis
This insidious disorder starts silently in young women causing slow destruction of the bones.
 
Cushing's Disease
Overproduction of cortisone by the adrenal glands causing obesity, skin changes, muscle weakness, even diabetes.  
 
Hyperparathyroidism
Small glands located within the thyroid gland, the parathyroid regulate calcium levels in the blood.  High levels of their hormone, the parathyroid hormone causes Hyperparathyroidism.
 
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
The most common cause of infertility and irregular menstrual periods, it is also accompanied by a myriad of problems from abnormal hair growth to heart disease.
 
Prolactinoma
Galactorrhea -breast milk production - is the hallmark of this disorder of the pituitary gland.