Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases
- Diabetic cataract.
- Diabetic Retinopathy.
- Diabetic macular edema.
- Thyroid eye diseases.
- Double Vision.
- Hypothalamic-pituitary Syndromes.
- Good Nutrition and eye health.
What are endocrine and metabolic disorders?
Endocrine disorders involve the body’s over- or under-production of certain hormones, while metabolic disorders affect the body’s ability to process certain nutrients and vitamins. Hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are also common endocrine disorders.
What is an example of a metabolic disease?
A metabolic disorder occurs when abnormal chemical reactions in your body disrupt this process. You can develop a metabolic disorder when some organs, such as your liver or pancreas, become diseased or do not function normally. Diabetes is an example.
What are the most common metabolic disorders?
Diabetes is the most common metabolic disease.
- liver cirrhosis.
- liver cancer.
- heart disease.
What are some common endocrine disorders?
Common Endocrine Disorders
- Type 1 Diabetes.
- Type 2 Diabetes.
- Thyroid Cancer.
- Addison’s Disease.
- Cushing’s Syndrome.
- Graves’ Disease.
- Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis.