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Diet and Hereditary Factors - Are They causes of Kidney Stones?

A: causes of kidney stones can be attributed to diet and hereditary factors. This is the leading cause of stone formation in the kidneys and males over the age of 50 years old are more likely to get this kind of condition. Although genetics is one of the factors that can cause stone formation in the kidneys - it is the reaction to metabolic and chemical conditions that is more prevalent among stone sufferers. causes of kidney stones can also be due to the following: 1. Poor diet is not only the major cause of stones in the kidneys but a cause of...


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How many people have type 2 diabetes? What are the root causes of the increased number of diabetes cases?

A: Prevalence of diabetes worldwide in the year 2000 171,000,000 and it is expected to rise exponentially and reaches 366,000,000 in the year 2030. Diabetes risk factors are high, if you have family history of diabetes, obese, low physical activity and bad food habits. Common diabetes causes are obesity and over weight, hereditary or family history, stress, hypertension and age. http://healthy-ojas.com/diabetes/diabetes-risk-factors.html http://healthy-ojas.com/diabetes/diabetes-causes.html...


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Is It True That The Main Cause of Diabetes Is Eating Too Much Sugar?

A: yes yes that''s what i''ve hered. because what happends is your body can no longer change food into energy because that organ is blown out Yes Limit your sugar take. Starch is the main contributor to diabetes. Yes, but not just sugar. Any refined carbohydrate, flour, alcohol, whiskey, beer, hi-fructose, etc. He needs to really cut down on the carbos, all carbos. He needs to eat more veggies and less fat. He should eat as if he has stage 2 diabetes. Go to a doctor and dietitian. People really ignore this and don''t really care until they reach a threshold for the disease. hmm...no...just eating alot of sweet stuff and sugar does not cause diabetes. my mom has diabetes and she hates too sweet things. but the general cause of diabetes is from...


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What Are the Possible causes of an Enlarged Bladder?

A: An enlarged bladder is a rather common medical condition that can have a variety of causes. In some cases, the patient is born with a bladder that is enlarged or a medical condition that increases the chances of developing an enlarged bladder later in life. Diabetes and obesity have been linked to the enlargement of the bladder. Structural problems such as a urinary blockage or abnormal bladder contractions can also cause the bladder to become enlarged. Any questions or concerns about an enlarged bladder or individualized treatment options should be discussed with a doctor or other medical professional.. Although relatively uncommon, babies...


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What Are the causes of Increased Insulin Sensitivity?

A: Increased insulin sensitivity, also referred to as insulin resistance, is a complex disorder that can have a variety of causes. obesity and poor eating habits are believed to be the most common causes of this disorder. Pregnancy, stress, and the use of some medications may also lead to increased insulin sensitivity in some people. Severe illness, infection, or a medical condition known as metabolic syndrome are also thought to contribute to the development of insulin resistance. Any questions or concerns about increased insulin sensitivity on an individual basis should be discussed with a doctor or other medical pr

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What Are the Most Common causes of Painful Swollen Feet?

A: The most common causes of painful swollen feet are pregnancy or obesity; diseases of the joints such as arthritis; a diet high in salt and carbohydrates; trauma; and kidney, heart, liver, or blood vessel conditions. Foot pain and swollen feet can be caused by localized conditions such as injury, or be a symptom of a condition that is affecting the whole body. Foot edema, or swelling of the feet, can be indicative of a serious problem, and persistent conditions should always be checked by a doctor.. The feet are each made up of 26 bones, 33 joints, and more than 100 tendons, muscles and...


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What are the causes of Diabetes?

A: Type 1 diabetes: Type 1 diabetes is believed to be an autoimmune disease. The body''s immune system specifically attacks the cells in the pancreas that produce insulin. •A predisposition to develop type 1 diabetes may run in families, but genetic causes (a postitive family history) are much more common for type 2 diabetes. •Environmental factors, including common unavoidable viral infections, may also contribute to type 1 diabetes. •Type 1 diabetes is slightly more common in men than in women. Type 2 diabetes: Type 2 diabetes has strong genetic links, meaning that type 2 diabetes tends to run in families. Several genes have been identified, and more are under study which may relate to the causes of...


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What Is The Cause of Fibroids?

A: They are stimulated by the female hormone, estrogen or they can be caused by genetics, being overweight or obese and failure to have given birth. Starts as a single muscle cell in the uterus then changes into a fibroid tumor which grows and multiplies. Doctors don''t really know the cause but research points to several factors: hormones, heredity might be a factor and other chemicals that help the body maintain tissues, such as insulin. In uterine fibroids, the fibroid starts as a single muscle cell. For unknown reasons this cell will start to grow. Heredity may be a factor. The cause of fibroids is not really known. A fibroid starts out as a single muscle cell in the uterus. For unknown reasons, this cell changes into a fbroid tumor and starts growing and...


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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.?

A: CHOLESTEROL DOES NOT CAUSE CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE. But heart isease is caused by eating saurated fat, so hardly anyone eats saurated fat. How could heart disease be the number one killer if there is hardly any consumpion of saturated fat?,It has largly beeen replaced by trans fats and refined vegetable oils. I dont understand yes Heart disease is #1. true heart disease and obesity are the leading cause of death in the western world yes. and world wide too....


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What Is The Cause of Fibroids?

A: They are stimulated by the female hormone, estrogen or they can be caused by genetics, being overweight or obese and failure to have given birth. Starts as a single muscle cell in the uterus then changes into a fibroid tumor which grows and multiplies. Doctors don''t really know the cause but research points to several factors: hormones, heredity might be a factor and other chemicals that help the body maintain tissues, such as insulin. In uterine fibroids, the fibroid starts as a single muscle cell. For unknown reasons this cell will start to grow. Heredity may be a factor. The cause of fibroids is not really known. A fibroid starts out as a single muscle cell in the uterus. For unknown reasons, this cell changes into a fbroid tumor and starts growing and...


 
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