Diabetes : Definition, Types, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

February 1, 2016 0 Comments

  Definition : Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a set of related diseases in which the body cannot regulate the amount of sugar (specifically, glucose) in the blood. The blood delivers glucose to provide the body with energy to perform all of a person’s daily activities.   The liver converts the food a person eats into …

Alcohol and Alcoholism

July 12, 2012 0 Comments

By Lawrence Reaves Besides tobacco, alcohol is the only other lethal substance that is legal to purchase and is widely available everywhere. One of the problems is there are often conflicting views as to the harm that alcohol can do to a person. For example, there have been instances where it has been stated that …