Diabetes

Diabetes Patients – Lifestyle and Diet Recommended For Them!

By Dt. Lokendra Tomar, 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 characterised by hallmark signs such as hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar). It is important for a diabetic person to keep his/her diet and lifestyle…

The Best Food To Control Diabetes

By Dr. Piyush Desai  , Endocrinology Diabetes is an abnormal condition that occurs in the human body where the sugar-levels are higher than usual. A number of simple practices can help in maintaining sugar-levels which in turn helps in controlling diabetes. 1. Diet: A healthy and nutritious diet is the primary and easiest method…

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…

Diabetes – Top Homeopathic Remedies For It!

  By Dr. Shriganesh Diliprao Deshmukh, 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 insulin…

Top 10 Special Foot Care For Diabetes Patient!!

  By Dr. Mayur Surana, 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 ulcers can…

Lifestyle Modifications for Diabetics and Pancreatitis

By Dr. Piyush Desai  , Endocrinology You pass by the cake shop and happen to glance at a sumptuous chocolate cake, and then realization dawns on you that you are not allowed to eat simple sugar. Why? The answer to it is diabetes, for which you only have your pancreas to blame. Situated…

Type 2 Diabetes: Living Well With It!!

  By Dr. Parimal Swamy, Diabetology Type 2 diabetes, also known as non-insulin dependent diabetes, is a chronic state that has an adverse effect on the way your body metabolizes sugar. If you are affected with Type 2 diabetes, your body either combats the consequences of insulin (hormone regulating the flow of…

Diabetic Foot Pain and Ulcers: Causes and Treatments

  By Dr. Parimal Swamy, Diabetology 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…

Diabetes and Foot Ulcers – What You Should Know?

  By Dr. Anuj Maheshwari , Diabetology 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…

7 Ayurvedic Herbs to Balance Blood Sugar Level!

By Dr. Kiran Kalyankar , Ayurveda The power of Ayurveda in restoring the balance of your blood sugar levels, that too in a completely natural way, knows no bounds. In Ayurvedic parlance, ‘Diabetes’ is known as “Madhumeha” and considering its adverse consequences on the vital body organs, it is also referred to…