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What Are The Risks Of Gestational Diabetes?

By Dr. Meeta Airen, Gynaecology, There are two types of Diabetes which may occur during pregnancy, Type 1 and Type 2 and together they form the most common complications to pregnant women. Occurrence of diabetes during pregnancy also increases the chances for the new born child to contract diabetes in early childhood.…

Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise – The Link!

By Dr. Sajeev Kumar, 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 is…

Weekly Diabetes Injection – A Dream Come True!

By Dr. Rajesh Kesari, Endocrinology, In spite of being a very common disease, every patient of diabetes has a unique method of treatment. In the rarest of cases, if the condition is not treated, it can result in a large number of complicated situations. Usual treatments include maintenance of a healthy diet…

How Does Diabetes Affect Your Kidneys?

By Dr. Suraj Kumar, Nephrology, Diabetes is a disorder that is characterized by an inability of the pancreas to produce enough insulin or effectively utilize the insulin produced by the body. Insulin is the hormone that is produced by the pancreas to metabolize sugar in the body, the sugar that is present…

Diabetic Foot – Know Everything About It!!

By  Common complications caused by diabetes include poor blood circulation and nerve damage. These issues may make the feet prone to skin sores or ulcers which are difficult to treat, and tend to worsen faster. But with proper foot care and management techniques, these foot ulcers can be kept under…

Gestational Diabetes – How To Prevent It?

By, Dr. Dilip Kumar Kandar, Diabetology Gestational Diabetes is a type of diabetes that occurs at the time of pregnancy. It is possible to have a normal delivery even if you suffer from the disorder with the help of appropriate consultation with your doctor and the regulation of the blood sugar…

Addison’s Disease: Causes & Treatment

By Dr. Ravindra Chhajed, Endocrinology, Addison’s disease is a disorder caused due to significant damage in the adrenal cortex (located alongside the adrenal gland’s perimeter that helps mediate stress reaction) which leads to a deficiency in the secretion of the hormones ‘aldosterone’ (that regulates the sodium and potassium level of the…

Diabetic Retinopathy – What Causes It?

By Dr. Meeta Mungale, Ophthalmology If the people suffering from diabetes find their vision clouded or distorted, then the condition is called Diabetic Retinopathy. The vision gradually grows weaker till there is a complete loss of vision. Causes Behind the Condition- 1. If the sugar content in blood is high, then…

Diabetes – How Homeopathy Helps To Treat It?

By Dr Sanket Gupta , Homeopathy Diabetes is a disorder that is characterized by high blood sugar levels in the body. It is a metabolic disorder that leads to various symptoms such as frequent urination, thirst and increased hunger. It is either caused by reduced sensitivity of the body to…

Diabetes in Pregnancy – Symptoms and Risks!

By Dr. Sandhya Mishra, IVF Speciality There are two types of Diabetes which may occur during pregnancy, Type 1 and Type 2 and together they form the most common complications to pregnant women. The occurrence of diabetes during pregnancy also increases the chances for the new born child to contract diabetes…