November 20, 2019 8:16 am
The stunning rise in obesity translates to one in every 10 Indian children being prone to type 2 diabetes according to the World Health Organisation. Till 30 years ago, type 2 diabetes in children and young adults was nonexistent.
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.
November 21, 2018 11:29 am
Look for foods which contain unprocessed and unrefined grains, offer a greater variety of homemade foods. Encourage the habit of drinking water instead of packaged and aerated beverages.
November 19, 2018 7:18 pm
It is advisable that you always carry a snack, again as recommended by your endocrinologist, at times when blood sugar may fall, especially with vigorous activity.
August 03, 2018 5:44 pm
Ayurveda allows all fruits and vegetables, in limited portions, and some fruits like berries and pomegranates are extremely good for diabetics.
May 14, 2016 12:46 am
October 29, 2011 3:51 am
With all concern about Type 2 diabetes,its easy to lose sight of less common form of diabetes Type 1
March 12, 2011 4:02 am
With cases of juvenile diabetes rising in India,the Union Health Ministry has now proposed to screen school going children in the age group of 5-15.
October 27, 2010 5:41 pm
In what may pave the way for therapeutic targets to prevent the onset of Type 1 diabetes,scientists claim to have found how immune cells come together in a perilous dance which leads to the condition.