November 14 is the World Diabetes Day, which is called upon to take care of everyone's diabetes risks. On the Day of Diabetes, Clinical Pyramid specialists will conduct free glucose tests between 14.00 and 17.00 in the Central Market Stem Pavilion and will also recommend activities to reduce the risk of disease.
Tı You'll also be able to get free cholesterol tests. Clinical Pyramid experts, in general, the Riga City Council Welfare Department project conducted 7,400 free cholesterol and glucose tests We're a healthy Riga! "He says the organizers of the event.
Experts, the clinician's pyramid-free glucose test of 35% of the glucose level increased, cholesterol levels in the free cholesterol test shows that 60% said.
"Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease whose main feature is an increase in the amount of sugar in the blood. Glucose is one of the main energy sources in the body. The whole body is affected by changes in blood sugar levels. The most important risk factor for high blood sugar is the diagnosis of diabetes. sugar levels have a negative effect on blood vessels, eyes, nervous system and kidney function.After the disease there is a tingling sensation, weight loss, frequent urination, thirst, visual impairment and poor wound healing, but low sugar levels have a negative effect on the brain and in this case, an energy crisis occurs, symptoms such as depression, memory, and concentration skills emerge, "says the medical representative.
Experts say that increased cholesterol in the bloodstream is one of the risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
According to the Center for Disease Prevention and Control, 70% of those in the 25-74 age group stated that their cholesterol levels increased.
"In the age of blood tests, determine: total cholesterol (below norm 5 mmol / l); triglycerides; ABH (right cholesterol) above 1.0 mmol / l; ZBH (bad cholesterol) ratio 3.0 mmol / l Cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood reflect changes in fatty substances in the body.In blood tests, the indicator – plasma glucose – shows blood sugar levels.For the meal (on an empty stomach) normal blood glucose is 3.3-6.0 mmol / l & # 39; d.
If doctors show blood glucose or cholesterol levels in blood tests are not complied with, it is mandatory to consult a GP to make the necessary appointments and develop an appropriate treatment program. Self-spraying can cause more damage to the body.
Cholesterol itself is very valuable for the body because it performs several important functions at the cellular level. Cholesterol is a lipid or fat that is responsible for the formation of hormones as well as the formation of cells in cells and nerve cells. Cholesterol plays a very important role in normal metabolism. Experts say that even most cholesterol has improved the body itself at a rate up to 90%, but only 10% is taken by food.
They emphasize that the self-regulation process in the body is impaired and that health problems arise when overloaded. "Over time, changes in the body occur, and there is too much development or degradation of cholesterol. To avoid high blood cholesterol levels, you must follow the two basic principles of healthy life: be physically active and eat healthy. should contain more vegetable oil, fish, vegetables. "