Diabetes

Diabetes And Kidney – Know The Link!

By Dr. K K Goyal, Diabetology At the point when our bodies process the protein we eat, the procedure creates waste products. In the kidneys, millions of tiny blood vessels act as filters since they have even tinier holes in them. As blood flows through these vessels, little molecules such as waste…

Can Ayurveda Treat Diabetes?

By Dr. Mamta Kumari, 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 as…

Foot Care In Type 2 Diabetics – Know Ayurvedic Tip For It!

By Dr. B.K. Prasanta Kumar, 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…

Diabetes – How To Handle It Naturally?

By Dr. Salma Siddiqui, General Physician Diabetes is a disease resulting in increased glucose content in the blood stream. 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 or reduced production…

Who Is A Diabetologist And Why Should You Consult One?

By Dr. Neeta Shah, Diabetology A certain class of doctors deals exclusively with the glands in the human body. The chief gland is the pituitary gland, and its primary function is to produce hormones. Hormones are chemicals that control several processes in your body, including digestion, respiration, growth, and even physical characteristics…

Diabetes and Foot Ulcers

By Dr. Rajiv Kovil, 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 be…

Diabetes – How Homeopathy Can Deal With It?

By Dr. Sumedha Naik, 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 or reduced…

Diabetes – How Is Kidney Affected In It?

By Dr. Ramesh Rao, 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…

Type 2 Diabetes – How To Manage It?

By Dr. Sridhar Billa, General Physician 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…

Diabetes – What Are It Risks To An Unborn Child?

By Dr. Neeta Shah, 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 there…