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Tips for diabetes patients to manage their blood sugar

May 27, 2020 9:13 am

How to manage blood sugar: Due to the weakened immune system, people suffering from diabetes are prone to infections, and may take a longer time to get back on track.

Diabetes may independently lead to heart failure: Study

January 04, 2020 3:08 pm

The scientists evaluated the long-term impact of diabetes on the development of heart failure, both with preserved ejection fraction measurement of the percentage of blood leaving the heart with each contraction and reduced ejection fraction.

World Diabetes Day 2019: Focus on lifestyle changes for prevention, say experts

November 15, 2019 9:45 am

World Diabetes Day 2019: Taking stock of the need for awareness and stressing on prevention, International Diabetes Federation's theme for the World Diabetes Day 2019 is 'Family and Diabetes'.

Diabetes and pregnancy: 'Even one or two shots of alcohol can raise risk for baby'

October 11, 2019 10:38 am

The insulin resistance was sex-specific, which means, it occurred only in male rats. One of the reasons was that during pregnancy, the placenta adapts to a prenatal stress differently depending on if it's a male or female foetus, and this can impact on foetal growth and development.

Even naturally sweet drinks may increase diabetes risk: Study

October 07, 2019 9:08 am

The study looked at 22-26 years' worth of data from more than 1,92,000 men and women participating in three long-term studies.

Sleeping in the dark could benefit you; here's how

September 19, 2019 5:45 pm

While it hasn't still been figured out why we sleep, it is known that lack of sleep can bring about a biological catastrophe, and have us collapsing like a pack of cards.

Almost 70 per cent north Indian women are more prone to Type 2 diabetes due to lack of Vitamin D

July 04, 2018 2:12 pm

A new study has established that despite exposure to an adequate amount of sunshine, 70% pre-diabetic women in north India lack Vitamin D that makes them more prone to develop Type-2 diabetes.

Eat walnuts to ward off diabetes risk

June 28, 2018 4:47 pm

A new study states that consuming walnuts may halve the risk of developing Type-two diabetes. Walnuts are rich in antioxidants apart from that consuming half a cup of walnut water can help protect the digestive system.

Young people have a higher risk of contracting diabetes and cancer in middle-age

June 19, 2018 2:26 pm

Owing to a variety of stimulants such as relations and stress those born between the 1980's and 2000's are at a higher risk of developing diseases such as diabetes, cancer, conditions than their parents according to a new study.

Youngsters with diabetes more at risk of eye disease

May 30, 2017 8:21 pm

Diabetic retinopathy – the most common form of eye disease – occurs when changes in blood glucose levels cause changes in retinal blood vessels.