blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetes

Ideal blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetes

In this post, we talk about the ideal blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetes. Blood sugar levels or blood glucose levels is the amount of blood sugar (blood glucose) in your body. When you understand the normal blood sugar level ranges you can better manage your diabetes. The ranges stated on this post are …

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gallstones

Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)

Gallstones are medically known as cholelithiasis. The gall bladder is a structure that stores bile and its location is under the right part of the liver. The gall bladder has a capacity of 30 to 50mls. Bile is formed in the liver and moves through a pipe connection (hepatic duct) either into the intestine to …

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uti

UTI-Urinary tract infections

What is UTI? The urinary tract consists of two kidneys, two ureters, a urinary bladder, urethra and prostate. An individual is said to have UTI if there is an infection anywhere along the urinary tract. UTI versus bladder infection/ kidney infection Infection of the kidney is called pyelonephritis. Infection confined to the bladder is cystitis, …

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types of kidney stones

Kidney stones

Types of kidney stones There are different types of kidney stones. The image below shows the types of kidney stones with pictures.