On an avg, 610.000 Belgian adults have diabetes, i.e., 8% of the total population. 5.500 Belgian citizens die from diabetes every year.1 This is about 15 citizens every day. It has been estimated that diminishing obesity by 10% will decrease the diabetes prevalence rate by 30% and the diabetes mortality rate by 20%. Effective treatment of diabetes significantly reduces diabetes complications, such as heart attack, stroke, and serious deterioration of vision. Effective treatment involves close monitoring and control of blood glucose levels, blood pressure, and lipids.
Symptoms: Spots or floating in your vision, blurred vision, impaired vision and vision loss are the most common symptoms seen. Treatment: Recent studies have revealed that laser photo coagulation can be the best treatment to destroy the excessive growth or leaking blood vessels in the retina.
Pathophysiology: Diabetic Retinopathy is the leading cause remained, leading to blindness and visual impairment in the middle age population. It can be extensively studied; taking biochemical pathways into consideration. It is unfortunate that there is still no cure for diabetic retinopathy but continual research leads to the development of novel therapeutic agents for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy.
Reactive arthritis, Corticosteroids: Injection of a corticosteroid into affected joints can reduce inflammation and allow you to return to your arthritis is treated with Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs): Prescription NSAIDs, such as indomethacin (Indocin), can relieve the inflammation and pain of reactive normal activity level, Rheumatoid arthritis drugs: Limited evidence suggests that medications such as sulfasalazine (Azulfidine), methotrexate (Trexall) or etanercept (Enbrel) can relieve pain and stiffness for some people with reactive arthritis.