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Diabetes Health Guide

Diabetes can strike anyone, from any walk of life. And it does – in numbers that are dramatically increasing. Diabetes is a chronic, often debilitating and sometimes fatal disease, in which the body either cannot produce insulin or cannot properly use the insulin it produces which results in high blood glucose, or blood sugar levels. Get complete information about diabetes here.

Diabetes Heart Guide:

Facts & Overview

6 Unhealthy Effects of Sweets on Your Body

This would translate to about six teaspoons of sugar per day. Let’s take a look at what sugar does to your body: #1 Extra weight Indulging in extra sweets tend to contribute to fat storage and sending mixed signals to hormones like leptin that tells the brain – it still needs more food! Research has …

Difference Between Diabetes Type I & II

According to the International Diabetes Federation, more than 50 million people in India are diagnosed with the condition of diabetes. About 200 million people around the world suffer from diabetes and this number is estimated to get doubled by the end of 2030. But what causes this lifelong disease? Whatever we eat or drink is …

Pre – symptoms & Prevention

Pre-Diabetes Symptoms: Do I Have Borderline Diabetes ?

Most of us have heard about diabetes, but did you know, that there is also something called as Prediabetes. Prediabetes is a condition in which people have higher-than-normal glucose levels but not enough to indicate diabetes. It is also known as borderline diabetes, impaired fasting glucose (IFG) or impaired glucose

Prevention Measures for Gestational Diabetes

Pregnancy is something every woman looks forward to! A beginning to a beautiful phase of motherhood, pregnancy is indeed the best phase in the life of a woman. But as they say, nothing comes easy. Pregnancy can also cause a lot of changes in the body of the woman and these changes can further induce …


Juvenile Diabetes Symptoms and Causes

Diabetes is quite a familiar term that lingers round every household. It is often compared to slow death for being an insidious attacker of health and undergoes destruction with zero trace of external change. ‘Diabetes’ constitutes two types, namely – ‘Type 1’and ‘Type 2’. Juvenile diabetes is the perfect synonym

Diabetes & 5 complications

What complications are caused by diabetes? Over a period of time, there are not-so-pleasant changes brought by diabetes in the body that may affect vital organs like the heart, eyes, kidneys, nerves and other organs, these associated conditions are termed as ‘complications.’ Diabetes in itself may not trouble a person so much as compared to …

Diagnosis & Tests

Learn about Diabetes Tests and Diagnosis

Today’s generation is not as healthy as their ancestors. Whatever you do to your health today will fetch results in future, being it positive or negative. If you do not have a healthy lifestyle, you are soon going to be trapped in the clutches of unwanted diseases. It takes time for any disease to develop …

Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG) FAQs

What is Self-monitoring of Blood Glucose? Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose is the monitoring of blood sugar level by the patient himself at multiple times during the day or during the week. Besides better treatment of diabetes, it also helps a patient to understand the disease. Come let’s dive and understand


Heart Surgery in Diabetics – Impact and Management

Diabetes and heart diseases have a strong connection. Statistics show that adults are more likely to develop heart diseases if they have diabetes; knowing that the American Heart Association considers diabetes as one of the major factors responsible for cardiovascular diseases. The reason for this is that people with diabetes are very likely to have …

14 Effective Home Remedies For Diabetes

The insidious health attacker ‘diabetes’ is spreading like an epidemic and almost every household inherits this slow poison. On the basis of a survey done, India has been recorded as a land of ‘diabetes’. It constitutes two types, namely – ‘Type 1’and ‘Type 2’. Let us find the answer to the age-old question of what …


Dining Out With Diabetes: Things To Eat & Avoid

Dining out occasionally is a habit which everyone indulges in once in a while. However, as a patient suffering from diabetes, doctors would recommend avoiding eating outside on a regular basis. Patients with diabetes have a strict diabetic plan which they have to stick to. With that said, it is not necessary for these patients …

Better Diabetes Control in 15 Minutes or Less

Diabetes is a disease which affects the blood sugar levels and is one of the leading causes of life-threatening health issues which affects an average human being. Diabetes is of three types; type, type 2, and gestational diabetes. You can never be too careful with your health especially with a disease like diabetes. From a …

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