10 Medications - Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists Prevents spasm and swelling within the bronchial smooth musclesLeukotrienes cause constriction of airways & promote mucous secretionsExamplesSingulairAccolate
13 What is diabetes?A disease which involves the production or function of insulinNormal blood sugar level = mg/100 ml blood
14 Diabetes - Types Type II, Non-Insulin Dependent, Adult Onset 90% of all casesPredisposing factor – obesity, heredityPancreas still produces insulinSymptoms usually controlled by diet & exerciseOral Antidiabetic Drugs - stimulates pancreas to produce insulinAmaryl GlimepirideGlucophageAvandia
15 Diabetes - Types Type I, Insulin Dependent, Juvenile Onset Onset before age 30Pancreas does not produce insulinMust take insulin - type & dosage determined by severity & Dr.AdministrationInjectionImplant pumps
16 Effects of exercise on diabetes Decreases need for insulin
17 Associated Conditions Diabetic Comablood sugar elevateddevelops over daysS/S - thirst, difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting, mental confusion, loss of consciousnessKetoacidosisRx. - call 911, insulin
18 Associated Conditions Insulin Shock (Hypoglycemia)blood sugar level too lowdevelops rapidlyS/S - physical weakness, moist pale skin, headache, tachycardia, fatigue, hunger, anxietyRx. - eat sugar, candy, fruit juice, crackers,Prevention - eat before practice
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