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Depression

Depression is a mood disorder that causes a continuous low mood and loss of interest in life. Precursors (predisposing factors) for the development of depression can be: 753 more words

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Diabetes: Acute complications

Hypoglycaemia

Hypoglycaemia is when blood glucose levels fall below 3.5mmoml/L. It occurs when there is significantly more insulin in the blood than glucose. The decreased blood glucose means that the brain is receiving insufficient glucose for adequate function. 845 more words

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Phase III

Phases.  Cycles.  To everything is a season.

In May of 1991, fresh graduate degree and commission in hand, my trusty little Mazda and I headed further south than I had ever traveled – to Biloxi Mississippi for Air Force tech training.  447 more words

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The Primary Cilium

What is a primary cilium?
Before we can answer this we need some definitions of biological terms:
Epithelial cells : epithelia are sheets of cells that cover many of the body surfaces. 605 more words

ADPKD

Diabetes: Chronic complications

A common complication with Diabetes Mellitus is prolonged exposure to hyperglycaemia. Uncontrolled blood sugar levels can result in pathophysiology on a cellular level that causes chronic complications. 801 more words

Pathophysiology