Diabetes and Bones

Age specific hip fracture risk is significantly increased in both people with type 1 diabetes (relative risk 6.3) and those with type 2 diabetes (relative risk 1.7) in both sexes. Type 1 diabetes is associated...

Diabetes and Alcohol

Moderate alcohol intake does not have major detrimental effect on long-term blood glucose management in diabetic patients. Risks associated with alcohol consumption include hypoglycemia and / or delayed hypoglycemia (particularly for those using insulin or...

Diabetes and Eyes

It causes involvement of the eye in terms of retinopathy which can cause blindness, early onset of glaucoma or cataracts. Diabetic retinopathy of the proliferative type, glaucoma and premature Senile cataract are all detrimental to...
Manage nasal health with Diabetes

The Sniff of Connection: Diabetes and Nasal Health

When we talk about diabetes, we usually think about its effects on blood sugar regulation and various organs like the pancreas and kidneys. However, diabetes can also impact other parts of the body that...

Recipe: Saute paneer with veggies

Saute paneer is a complete meal in itself which is high on proteins and low on carbohydrates and can be used to replace your lunch or dinner Ingredients: ( One serving ) 100 gm Paneer100 gm vegetables (capsicum,...

Importance of measuring blood sugar in Diabetes

Blood sugar charting is an important pillar of diabetes management. Advanced glucometers should be bought like Acu-check instant, which are supposed to be very accurate. The frequency of blood sugar charting is  at least five...

Keto Diet: Diabetes Breakthrough or Potential Risk?

The ketogenic diet, often referred to as the keto diet, has gained significant popularity in recent years for its potential health benefits. Originally developed as a therapeutic approach for epilepsy, the keto diet has...
Diabetes and Constipation

Demystified: Can Diabetes Cause Constipation?

Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects the body's ability to regulate blood sugar levels. While its primary impact is on glucose metabolism, diabetes can also have secondary effects on various bodily functions. One...
PCOS and Diabetes

Unravelling the Connection: PCOS and Diabetes

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and diabetes are two distinct health conditions that affect millions of women worldwide. While PCOS is primarily associated with reproductive and hormonal imbalances, diabetes is characterized by abnormal blood glucose...

FAQs for Patients with Hypertension, Diabetes and Heart Diseases in view of Coronavirus

Are patients with heart disease, diabetes or hypertension at increased risk to get coronavirus infection? No, people with hypertension, diabetes or heart diseases are at no greater risk of getting the infection than anyone else. Among...

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