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Diabetes and pregnancy: Understanding the risks and treatment

To manage gestational diabetes, one must seek professional help from an endocrinologist, consult a dietician for healthy diet options and exercise, understand how to manage low and high blood sugar and have a hospital helpline numbers at hand.

From weight loss to controlling blood sugar: Know the several benefits of moringa tea

Due to its antibacterial, antifungal, and antimicrobial properties, moringa extract helps combat infections caused by Salmonella, Rhizopus, E. coli among others.


From diabetes to sexually transmitted diseases: Health checkups men should get done after turning 30

A timely diagnosis can not only keep a check on health but also help address any potential health condition in a timely manner.

Diabetes meal plan: Healthy food guide for diabetics

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

Keep your blood sugar level in control with chia seeds

People suffering from diabetes or prediabetes can include this wonder ingredient in their diet along with any seasonal fruit or salad as they are rich in fibre and leaves you feeling full.

Diabetes: What you should eat to keep your blood sugar level in control

A major cause of blindness, diabetes can also lead to kidney failure, heart attacks, stroke and lower limb amputation.


Diabetes can increase risk of cardiovascular diseases, say experts

Experts recommend regular check-ups, lifestyle modification which includes regular exercise, at least 30 minutes brisk walk five days a week, nutritious diet, quitting smoking and alcohol to keep diabetes at bay.

Bluetooth-enabled medical implant may help manage chronic diseases

The research paves the way for people with chronic diseases like arthritis, diabetes and heart disease to one day forego the daily regimen of pills.

Air pollution linked to heart disease, stroke risk: Study

Researchers from Lithuanian University of Health Sciences investigated the link between a long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and residential distance to green spaces and major roads with the development of hypertension and some components of metabolic syndrome.

Drinking coffee may help fight obesity, diabetes: Study

The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, is one of the first to be carried out in humans to find components which could have a direct effect on 'brown fat' functions, which plays a key role in how quickly we can burn calories as energy.

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Seven superfoods to keep diabetes at bay

With diabetes being the theme for World Health Day this year, let's take a look at what we should include in our diet to keep diabetes away.

Why we should think twice before indulging in that chocolate cake

Sugar can be addictive, but its excessive consumption can cause health problems. So, as much as you can, avoid a sugar glut!