nephrogenic diabetes insipidus
Diabetes insipidus caused by an inability of the kidney tubules to respond to antidiuretic hormone and reabsorb water.
She Turned The World On With Her Smile: A Farewell To Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore passed away today at the age of 80 due to complications related to diabetes. She had been in poor health for some time. Moore first burst into America’s collective pop culture consciousness in the 1960s with her winsome portrayal of Laura Petrie on The Dick Van Dyke Show. She then rose to superstardom on the eponymous Mary Tyler Moore Show—which saw additional …
Is It OK To Say I’m OCD?
That one picture hanging slightly crooked on the wall. The car stereo volume left on an uneven number. Is your skin crawling yet? In these scenarios we tend to break out that little acronym that so perfectly describes those annoying little ticks: OCD. But, is that offensive?
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