Type 1 vs. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Types of Diabetes, Type 1 and Type 2 are termed as Diabetes Mellitus type 1 and Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 in medical jargon. Diabetes Mellitus is a condition where glucose level in blood is increased to dangerous levels and the insulin action is reduced or blocked.  However, in type 1, the insulin is just not […]

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Acute vs. Chronic – The Difference Between

What is the difference between acute and chronic? “Acute” and “chronic” are two terms commonly used in the practice of medicine. Acute is used when a disease or medical condition comes on suddenly. A chronic illness is one that lasts for several months and can be considered a continuation of an acute illness if it […]

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