Siteman Education Series – Diarrhea
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Siteman Education Series – Diarrhea

Welcome to the Siteman Cancer Center Patient Education Video Library. The purpose of this video is to talk about diarrhea. , an unpleasant but very common and often unrecognized symptom for many people with cancer. Diarrhea is defined as having 3 or more loose or watery stools in a 24 hour period. In addition to […]

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Coping with Diabetes
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Coping with Diabetes

KIM: It’s affected my life in every way. It’s not a separate entity, I am a diabetic and I’ve learned to live with it. ANDRE: I have to take my medicine, exercise daily, and watch what I eat on a daily basis. MICHAEL: I’ve had problems with heart disease. I’ve had a mild stroke. JIM: […]

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Type 2 Diabetes | Nucleus Health
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Type 2 Diabetes | Nucleus Health

Type 2 diabetes is a condition in which your blood sugar level is too high. After you eat foods that contain carbohydrates, chemicals in your small intestine break them down into single sugar molecules called glucose. Next, the cells lining your small intestine absorb the glucose, which passes into the bloodstream. When the blood reaches […]

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Type 1 Diabetes | Nucleus Health
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Type 1 Diabetes | Nucleus Health

Type 1 diabetes is a condition in which your pancreas does not produce insulin, a hormone your body needs to maintain proper blood sugar levels. After you eat foods that contain carbohydrates, chemicals in your small intestine break them down into single sugar molecules called glucose. Next, the cells lining your small intestine absorb the […]

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