Diabetes

Ayurveda For Type-2 Diabetes!

By Dr Ashwini Vivek Mulye , Ayurveda Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly known as diabetes, is a collection of metabolic diseases, characterized by high glucose levels over a drawn out period. Side effects of high sugar include regular urination, excessive thirst and increased hunger. If left untreated, diabetes can cause a…

The Diabetes Diet: Healthy Eating Tips to Prevent It!!

By Dr Sushil Patel , Diabetology Diabetes is one of the worst diseases which has gripped majority of people today, thanks to our erratic work schedule followed by a lack of exercise and sleep, aggravated by the overindulgence in junk food. But, the good news is that you can control and even…

What Is Diabetic Retinopathy?

By Dr Pawan Sthapak , Ophthalmology Diabetic retinopathy is an ailment that occurs when the retina of the eyes gets damaged due to diabetes. Your vision might be at risk if you have diabetes undiagnosed for a long duration of time. The ailment causes blood vessels in the retina to…

Foot care in Type 2 Diabetics – Ayurvedic Remedies For It

By Dr Gokulan Bg , Ayurveda Diabetes affects blood circulation and also causes diabetic neuropathy which damages nerves. These two conditions lead to complications within the lower extremities in diabetic patients. It is very important for diabetic patients to take care of their foot. In diabetic patients, foot wounds and…

The Ayurvedic Approach to Diabetes!!

By Vedic Gram , Ayurveda Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly known as diabetes, is a collection of metabolic diseases, characterized by high glucose levels over a drawn out period. Side effects of high sugar include regular urination, excessive thirst and increased hunger. If left untreated, diabetes can cause a number of…

Ayurveda For Diabetes

By Dr. Samarth Kotasthane, Ayurveda Diabetes mellitus, commonly known as diabetes, is a metabolic disease which is characterised by high blood sugar levels. Diabetes is caused either because your pancreas (an endocrine gland) isn’t producing enough insulin (Type 1 Diabetes) or because your body is not responding to the insulin very well…

Homeopathic Treatment For Diabetes

By Dr. Shubhangi Kumbhar, Homeopathy Diabetes is a condition that is characterized by high levels of sugar in your blood. Some symptoms of this disorder are increased thirst, frequent urination and constantly feeling hungry. This is either caused due to less insulin produced by the body or reduced sensitivity of the body…

Ayurveda For Diabetes (Prameha)

By Dr. Satish Sawale, Ayurveda What is Diabetes Mellitus? Lack of physical labour, severe pressure of mental work and stress, faulty lifestyle and wrong dietary pattern are some of the factors that lead to Diabetes. In diabetes, the amount of insulin produced by pancreas is reduced quantitatively, which results in the increase…

Weight loss + Diabetes + Cholesterol Management

By Dr. Kanchan Patwardhan, Dietitian/Nutritionist Diabetes or Diabetes Mellitus is a disease in which your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high.The pancreas (an organ behind the stomach) releases insulin to help your body store and use the sugar and fat from the food you eat that is mostly affected…

Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise – Exercise Makes It Easier to Control Your Diabetes

By Dr Umesh Alegaonkar , General Physician Regular exercise is highly recommended if you are suffering from type 2 diabetes. In addition to taking medications, exercises help in regulating your blood sugar levels. Besides, staying active and fit help you in maintaining your weight levels; thereby keeping a check on diabetes. Running: Running…