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Self Management for diabetes

Diabetes is a disease which will stay with you for life, therefore it is important that you devise a way to deal with all aspects of your disease, in order …

Low blood sugar in diabetics

Photo credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/74285857@N05/6697132255 Hypoglycemia or low blood sugar: symptoms Hypoglycemia or abnormally low blood sugar levels (usually less than 70 mg/dl) is  a significant risk factor in diabetics being treated with insulin …

glycosylated hemoglobin in diabetic patients

What is glycosylated hemoglobin or HbA1c? HbA1c or glycosylated hemoglobin is a minor fraction of total hemoglobin content or our blood, present in diabetics and non diabetics, alike. In diabetics, …

HWI diabetic carb counter: Carbohydrate counting for common Indian food

What is carbohydrate counting? Carbohydrate counting is a way of planning your carbohydrate intake to manage your blood sugar levels. It places importance in keeping the carbohydrate content of meals …

Diabetes care: importance of Self Management (DSME)

Photo credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/diabetescare/14366209098, original DSME stands for ‘Diabetic Self Management Education’, which is advocated by the world’s expert agencies on diabetes care such as ADA, IDF etc.  The principle behind DSME …

Diabetes self help: equip yourself

Diabetes is going to be your lifelong companion, so it makes sense to invest some time in understanding how to keep it in control and what happens if you don’t! …

Diabetes complications: how to prevent them, डायबिटीज के दुष्प्रभाव : ब्लड सुगर के अच्छे नियंत्रण के फायदे

What are complications of Diabetes Mellitus? The effects of diabetes manifest in nearly all organ systems of the body . If left untreated, diabetes can lead to heart disease, kidney …

Diet to reduce risk of heart disease in diabetes

CVD or heart disease  is the biggest cause of death in diabetics, since it leads to dreaded complications such as heart attack, stroke etc. The good news is that following diet …

Losing weight in diabetes

Weight loss and diabetes type 2: why is it important? Type 2 (adult onset) diabetes is a disease of insulin resistance, a condition in which the body produces insulin but does …

Get your diabetic diet chart, अपना डायबिटीज़ आहार चार्ट अभी पाएँ!

Get your diet chart now! Diet management is of utmost importance in diabetes not only to control blood sugar levels but also to keep other risks such as body weight …