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

January 03, 2020 3:39 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.

Prevalence of diabetes up by 150% in 26 years, finds Lancet Global Health study

September 13, 2018 2:37 pm

The prevalence of diabetes in adults above 20 years increased from 5.5 per cent in 1990 to 7.7 per cent in 2016.

Claw Toes sign of underlying diabetes, says doctors

December 27, 2016 11:16 am

According to the doctors, though claw foot is not painful the patients experience discomfort while walking.

Diabetes can make heart attack 50 per cent deadlier

June 23, 2016 2:16 pm

Diabetes has been proven to be a significant long-term population burden among patients who have had a heart attack.

It pays to finish your bowl of broccoli

June 23, 2016 1:12 pm

People whose diets consist of broccoli have a lesser risk of contracting degenerative diseases.

Viagra can cut heart attack risk

June 22, 2016 2:54 pm

Drugs used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction actually have a very pronounced effect in slowing the progression of heart failure.

Adequate sleep cuts major health risks in children, teenagers

June 16, 2016 11:58 am

Ensuring ample time for sleep is one of the best ways to promote a healthy lifestyle for a child.

An injectable diabetes drug can reduce risk of heart and kidney disease

June 15, 2016 12:19 pm

Liraglutide has shown across-the-board benefits for cardiovascular diseases.

Heart disease, diabetes may be deadly combination: Study

June 12, 2016 7:49 pm

Patients with Type 2 diabetes admitted in hospital for heart failure have a one in four chance of dying in 18 months, finds a new study.

How to manage diabetes during Ramadan

June 09, 2016 2:35 pm

According to experts, diabetic patients who fast during Ramadan are likely to be at risk of major health complications.


Seven superfoods to keep diabetes at bay

April 07, 2016 5:24 pm

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

February 17, 2015 1:46 pm

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