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hypo:

see sodium thiosulfatesodium thiosulfate,
Na2S2O3, colorless crystalline compound that is more familiar as the pentahydrate, Na2S2O3·5H2
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hypo

[′hī·pō]
(graphic arts)
In photography, the common fixing agent sodium thiosulfate, which formerly was incorrectly called hyposulfate of soda.
(inorganic chemistry)
(psychology)
Informal term for a hypochondriac or hypochondria.
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TALK Hypos provides an acronym to encourage people with diabetes to discuss day- and night-time hypoglycaemia with their doctor or nurse:
A SK: your doctor or nurse about hypos and discuss them as part of your consultation
L EARN: what can be done to better manage your hypos, including lifestyle and treatment options
Regularly occurring severe hypos have been linked to longer-term health complications including, in some instances, heart disease.
Simon O'Neill added, "We would encourage all people with diabetes to remember the simple TALK Hypos message and to remember that steps can be taken to better manage hypos, including simple changes to lifestyle, diet and treatment.
Klaus Henning Jensen, Director of Clinical, Medical and Regulatory, Novo Nordisk, said, "Novo Nordisk is proud to support the TALK Hypos campaign, which aims to improve awareness of hypos as part of Changing Diabetes[sup.