Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

blood glucose levels


Are diabetes, weight gain potential risks associated with skipping meals?

October 14, 2022 1:19 pm

According to nutritionist Nmami Agarwal, "the body gets surprised by too much food or no food at all", and when we skip meals, our blood sugar levels drop

'I am a diabetic with fasting sugar levels above 140 mg/dL. Should I have sugarcane juice?'

September 12, 2022 1:29 pm

Sugarcane juice "is an immunity booster, improves skin health, and helps in decreasing inflammation. Sugarcane juice has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and diuretic effects," said Dr Paula Goel

‘Food sequencing' really can help your glucose levels. Here's what science says about eating salad before carbs

June 09, 2022 5:55 pm

A glucose spike occurs in your bloodstream about 30-60 minutes after you eat carbohydrate

Effective dietary rules to help control blood glucose in diabetics

July 30, 2021 6:22 pm

Lifestyle intervention can only do as much and patients usually require effective medical therapies to optimise risk factor control in diabetes, said Dr Vishal Gupta

Hrithik Roshan fasted for 23 hours; here are its health benefits

May 20, 2020 9:37 am

Hrithik Roshan, who has been in lockdown with sons Hrehaan, Hridhaan and ex-wife Sussanne Khan, made the announcement with a selfie on Instagram.

Diabetes meal plan: Healthy food guide for diabetics

July 11, 2019 10:15 am

It is essential for people with diabetes to eat small meals and at regular intervals to keep their blood glucose levels in control.

Does your child have diabetes? Here's everything you need to know

October 02, 2019 1:07 pm

Some of the red flags of diabetes include increased urination, weight loss and infections. Children at risk can also be identified by getting a screening as delayed diagnosis can lead to Diabetic Ketoacidosis, a life threatening condition.

Yoga for diabetes patients: Keep your blood sugar levels under control with these asanas

May 10, 2019 12:20 pm

Since the focus of yoga is to provide physical, mental and spiritual health to an individual, it can be viewed as a tool for a healthy existence as a whole.

Novel drug may help treat diabetes in children

April 30, 2019 4:18 pm

Currently only two drugs, metformin and insulin, are approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes in children.

Simple blood test can help detect diabetes early

January 28, 2014 3:48 pm

To get a picture of blood glucose levels over time, doctors test for levels of glycated hemoglobin, or A1c, in the blood.


Healthy seeds: Why it's important to add these gems in your diet

December 02, 2019 10:54 am

From helping control blood sugar level to lowering blood pressure, seeds and nuts must be a part of a healthy diet. Here we list down some benefits for you. Check them out