Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1 and Type 2 differences

TYPE 2 With type 2 diabetes, the pancreas usually makes some insulin. But either the quantity made is not enough for your body's needs, or the human anatomy's cells resist it. Insulin resistance, or lack of sensitivity to insulin, happens mainly in fat, liver, and muscle tissue cells.  Type 1 Type 1 diabetes is also … Continue reading Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1 and Type 2 differences

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Addiction and the Brain

The old guy couldn't sleep his diabetic nephropathy had his ankles screaming in pain, absolutely nothing he couldn't manage, just an annoyance he'd gotten accustomed to. Properly he hobbled out of the bedroom in to the living room and discovered his favorite reclining chair and shortly thereafter his favorite little guy, his Chihuahua joined up … Continue reading Addiction and the Brain

Attention Deficit Disorder, What is it?

In short, people often utilize the terms ADD and ADHD interchangeably, even though the current proper medical terminology is ADHD or Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. To better explain, let’s briefly discuss the language utilized for explaining diagnoses in general. Diagnostic terminology for psychiatric and behavioral problems arises from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM), the manual … Continue reading Attention Deficit Disorder, What is it?

ADHD and my 80 year old Uncle

We learned he experienced ADHD when he became 85 in 2015. His wife held whining that he happened to be losing “it”. She believed he may be developing Alzheimer's disease. Consequently, we phoned the Veterans matters and told the woman, wife thinks {we|many of us|i}'m losing it”. They did a CT scan and place myself … Continue reading ADHD and my 80 year old Uncle

If you have your health, you have Everything

A dozen years ago a depressed middle-aged man hurting from the absence and estranged relationship with his now 32-year-old daughter. The pain was great and he could not cope knowing she didn’t want anything to do with him It had been 15 years since he lost saw her. Since the day she left his life, … Continue reading If you have your health, you have Everything

Journey to Nowhere

The saying goes "the grass is not greener on the other side" and they couldn't be more right. From Ohio to Indiana to Illinois with a pit stop in Missouri. I thought Missouri was it, things were going so well, making friends, meeting people and than I met Zeus. Not the mythical character but a … Continue reading Journey to Nowhere

The Killer Unseen illness, Mental Health

Twelve years ago a depressed middle aged man hurting from the absence and estranged relationship with his now 32 year old daughter. The pain was great and he could not cope knowing she didn't want anything to do with him It had been 15 years since he lost saw her. Since the day she left … Continue reading The Killer Unseen illness, Mental Health