diabetes risk

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…

Lifestyle Changes to Manage Diabetes!

By Dt. Ms. Malika Kabra Rathi, Dietitian/Nutritionist Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a progressive metabolic disorder caused due to the lack of the hormone, ‘insulin’, in the body. It can be characterized by hallmark signs such as hyper glycaemia (high blood sugar). It is important for a diabetic person to keep his/her…

Gestational Diabetes – Know Everything About It!!

  By Dr. Parimal Swamy, Diabetology Diabetes might cause several health-related problems during your pregnancy which include severe alterations in blood sugar levels and significant side effects resulting from the diabetes medications. It is advisable to consult a doctor to check whether or not the blood sugar levels have been regulated adequately. If…

Now reduce your diabetes risk by changing your lifestyle, according to experts

Health professionals and government representatives on Wednesday asked for a growing effort to control increasing cases of diabetes. This year’s World Health day, i.e. April 7, is dedicated to controlling diabetes by the World Health Organization. The Indian office of the WHO hosted a consultation on diabetes at the Gandhi…