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juvenile diabetes


‘Diabesity’: The double burden of diabetes and obesity in children

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.

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.

Bad food habits increase risk of Type 2 diabetes in kids

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.

Tackling diabetes in children: A guide for parents from a doctor

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.

Manage juvenile diabetes holistically with diet and yoga

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.

Coping with Type 1 diabetes

October 29, 2011 3:51 am

With all concern about Type 2 diabetes,it’s easy to lose sight of less common form of diabetes Type 1

Govt plans to check schoolchildren for diabetes

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.

Causes of type 1 diabetes revealed?

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.