Type 1 Diabetes

Know More About Insulin And Its Types!

By Dr. Rajesh Kesari, Endocrinology Insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas, allows for utilization of the glucose for energy. The food consumed is broken down by the digestive tract of the body, converting carbohydrates into glucose before releasing it into the bloodstream. The glucose is then absorbed by the cells to…

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…

Lybrate Observes Diabetes Week, 13th-20th Nov, to Educate People about Diabetes

“Diabetes” – the very mention of this disease shoots words like “Old Age” “Sweets”, “Obesity”, and “Helplessness” in your mind. But, diabetes only has a loose association with all these words. It’s a much more serious menace than what people think it is. The disease can clasp anyone in its…