limits bodies ability to process glucose normally
Diabetets
causes bone mass to decrease and make bones brittle, mostly found in women
Osteoporosis
a neurodegenerative disease where beta-amyloid plaques build up and kill brain cells. causes memory loss.
Alzheimers
malignant cell growth in the lung tissue
lung cancer
sudden attacks of sleep from abnormal signaling in the brain
Narcolepsy
deficiency of thyroid hormones
hypothyroidism
production of too much thyroxine hormone
hyperthyroidism
the nerve connecting the eye to the brain is damaged, usually due to high eye pressure.
Glaucoma
occurs when mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy and causes birth related defects
Fetal alcohol syndrome
a respiratory condition marked by spasms in the bronchi of the lungs
Asthma
a painful condition of the hand and fingers caused by compression of a major nerve where it passes over the carpal bones through a passage at the front of the wrist,
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Manic episodes may include symptoms such as high energy, reduced need for sleep, and loss of touch with reality. Depressive episodes may include symptoms such as low energy, low motivation
Bipolar disorder
usually involves the inability to distinguish between shades of red and green.
Color blindness
complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes
Albinism
chromosome defect, causing intellectual impairment and physical abnormalities
Downs syndrome
ability of the blood to clot is severely reduced, causing the sufferer to bleed severely from even a slight injury
Hemophilia