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5 Signs of Pre-diabetes that you didn’t knew

Posted by admin | on February 14th, 2017 | category:

With diabetes becoming a growing concern in India, a large number of people are opting for regular screening to check their sugar levels. Read More …

9 exclusive exercise tips for pre-diabetics

Posted by admin | on February 4th, 2017 | category:

A sedentary lifestyle with minimal activity has become one of the leading factors for the rise of pre-diabetes and diabetes in India. Read More …

Don’t ignore these 5 lesser known signs of pre-diabetes

Posted by admin | on February 2nd, 2017 | category:

Pre-diabetes has become a raging concern in India with an increasing number of cases being diagnosed. 60% of Prediabetics go on to develop Diabetes. Read More …

Are diabetics at risk of hypertension?

Posted by admin | on December 12th, 2016 | category:

Diabetes in itself is quite a serious disease. High blood sugar levels in the blood can cause severe complications in the body. Read More …

Are Diabetics at an Increased Risk for Thyroid Disease?

Posted by admin | on November 26th, 2016 | category:

Living in the diabetic capital of the world, we are well aware of some of the common dangers of this disease. Read More …

How Should Diabetics Take Care of their Skin in winter?

Posted by admin | on November 15th, 2016 | category:

The slight chill in the air is a welcome respite from the hot summer months. Early mornings and evenings have started to stay quite cool with many even switching off the fans in their homes. Read More …

How can a pre-diabetic, prevent diabetes?

Posted by admin | on October 14th, 2016 | category:

So you got your blood test results today and you were told that your blood sugar levels were higher than normal but not high enough to be a diabetic. Read More …

Is foot pain and numbness in feet a symptom of diabetes complication?

Posted by admin | on October 7th, 2016 | category:

Do you feel recently as if all your sensors on your feet have gone into overdrive? As if any sensation in the feet is heightened excessively? Read More …

Will walking help control my blood sugar levels?

Posted by admin | on September 21st, 2016 | category:

A great form of exercise, walking regularly can help control your blood sugar levels and prevent serious diabetic complications in the future. Read More …

If I lose weight or don't take sugar, can my diabetes be cured?

Posted by admin | on September 17th, 2016 | category:

Losing weight and decreasing sugar in the diet can go a long in way in managing diabetes and in some cases (like pre-diabetes) even preventing Diabetes. Read More …

I get tired very easily, long standing diabetes

Posted by admin | on August 30th, 2016 | category:

These days feeling tired or exhausted seems to be norm for a majority of people. Most people say it’s due to stress, hectic schedules or lack of a good work life balance. However, this sort of constant low energy or fatigue can be due to long standing diabetes. Read More …

Important tips for Diabetics while travelling

Posted by admin | on August 18th, 2016 | category:

Yes, it’s travel time! No more office for the next few days or worrying about household chores. It’s finally time for you to let your hair down and relax. And to ensure that your holiday stays as fun and relaxed as you hoped, Read More …

Tips to lower your HbA1c levels

Posted by admin | on August 12th, 2016 | category:

Regularly monitoring blood sugar levels is the number one rule for diabetics. This may mean testing blood in the day, in the evening or after a meal. Read More …

Do you know your diabetes targets?

Posted by admin | on August 9th, 2016 | category:

Dealing with diabetes can get overwhelming at times. You have to keep your blood sugar within a certain range, maintain a particular weight, monitor blood pressure levels, cholesterol levels and a lot more. Read More …

How Should Diabetics Take Care of Their Health in Monsoon

Posted by admin | on August 6th, 2016 | category:

The arrival of monsoon has the entire nation breathing a sigh of relief. After months of scorching heat, the cool breeze and cloud cover are a welcome change. Read More …

Can Diabetics ever be off Insulin?

Posted by admin | on August 3rd, 2016 | category:

Living in the diabetic capital of the world, we are all aware of the use of insulin in treating diabetes. Be it in the form of injections, a pen or even through a pump, Read More …

Dessert recipes for Diabetics

Posted by admin | on August 1st, 2016 | category:

You cannot think of India and not think of food, especially desserts. Almost all of us have grown up in homes where the mother had a sweet dish for every occasion, Read More …

Sugary treats, desserts and diabetes: What you need to know

Posted by admin | on July 25th, 2016 | category:

Being told you have diabetes isn’t easy for anyone. The doctor’s tell you about blood sugar levels and the importance of a healthy diet and exercise routine. Read More …

Exercise a must for people with diabetes?

Posted by admin | on July 18th, 2016 | category:

Are you aware that India is the leading country for diabetes in the world? Currently over 60 million Indians suffer from diabetes with a projection of 109 million individuals with diabetes by 2035 as per the Indian Heart Association. Read More …

How should diabetics take care of their feet in monsoon?

Posted by admin | on July 15th, 2016 | category:

The rain Gods have finally decided to take pity on us Indians and bless us with their presence against the scorching sun. Cloudy skies and a cool breeze – sounds like pure heaven after an intense summer! Read More …

Newly diagnosed with diabetes? Tips to lower the risk of complications

Posted by admin | on July 14th, 2016 | category:

Being told that you have diabetes is not easy to handle. For a lot of people, this diagnosis can be completely unexpected and thus quite distressing. The amount of information available on this subject can be quite overwhelming without actually helping the cause. Read More …

Symptoms that people with Diabetes should not ignore!

Posted by admin | on July 11th, 2016 | category:

Did you know over 60 million people are affected by diabetes in India alone? And this is not just in adults but children too! Because of this widespread prevalence almost everyone now knows that for diabetes a healthy diet and regular exercise is a must. Read More …

Diabetes diet during Ramadan

Posted by admin | on February 3rd, 2016 | category:

Fasting during the holy month of Ramadan is an important spiritual practice. If you have diabetes and are fasting, it is very important to watch what you eat. Diabetes diet can be managed by following the dietary guidelines as given below: Read More …

Diabetes is a lifelong disease you need long term care to control it

Posted by admin | on February 3rd, 2016 | category:

Piku Chowdhury (name changed) is 26 years old. She is on insulin. 20 years back, one day she was playing at her school playground in a village of Tamluk of Midnapur district, West Bengal. Suddenly she became sick and almost unconscious. Read More …