Sep 25, 2018
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The Phosphorus Challenge

Phosphorus binders work as a “sponge” in the resident’s stomach, but only when food is present to bind with some of the phosphorus in the food and to prevent its accumulation in the blood. … Some residents may use a combination of these to help control phosphorus levels as well as other blood levels in the body.

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Type I and Type II Diabetes – A Quick Comparison

Many of us know someone who has diabetes. Diabetes occurs when a person has high blood sugar or blood glucose. This happens because the body does not produce enough insulin or cells do not respond to the insulin that is being produced. Insulin is a hormone that is needed to convert sugar, starches, and other … [ Read More ]

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