Diabetic

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…

Diabetic Retinopathy – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment!

By Dr. Shalini Shetty, 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. The best way of prevention is to control diabetes & maintain sugar levels. Causes…

Glaucoma – Know Its Types, Symptoms and Treatment!!

By Wavikar Eye Institute, Ophthalmology The medical condition that leads to the weakening of the optic nerves is called Glaucoma. The condition worsens over time and may even lead to blindness in severe cases. Causes of Glaucoma Glaucoma is often linked to diabetic retinopathy. Increased sugar content in the blood often…

How To Prevent Diabetic Foot Ulcers?

By Dr Shefali Karkhanis, 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…