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Pregnancy and Diabetes

Planning for a baby is an important life decision. Managing pregnancy with diabetes requires a lot of care and planning. There are two types of diabetes that may develop in a woman which may occur before or during pregnancy. • Pre-gestational diabetes – diabetes present prior to woman’s pregnancy • Gestational diabetes – diabetes developed […]

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Gastroparesis (Stomach paralysis)

Gastroparesis, literally translated means “stomach paralysis”. It is the result of a problem with the nerves and muscles controlling the emptying of the stomach. If these nerves are damaged, the muscles of the stomach may not work properly and the movement of food can slow down considerably, thereby causing indigestion. Following are the symptoms of […]

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Soya Tikkis

Preparation Time: 5 minutes; Cooking Time: 10 minutes; Serves: 2 (6 tikkis); Ingredients: Blanched and chopped spinach: ½ cup; Soya granules: 1/8 cup; Chopped coriander: 1/8 cup; Ginger-green chili paste: ½ teaspoon; Finely chopped garlic: ½ teaspoon; Powdered roasted chana dal: 1 tablespoon; Besan (bengal gram flour): ½ tablespoon; Diabetacare Wheat germ (sprouted) flour: ½ […]

Banner_v1_10.04.2017_The top 12 super foods for people with diabetes

The top 12 super foods for people with diabetes

Include these nutrition superstars in your diabetes diet to lower blood sugar level, burn fat, reduce inflammation, and avail many more health benefits Whole Grains A whole grain is the entire grain—which includes the bran, germ and endosperm. Whole grains are good sources of fibre, which can help slow the absorption of glucose into the […]

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Essential tips for diabetes caregivers

Diabetes is a chronic condition and its management requires daily motivation and support. Maintaining regular testing, timely medication, diabetes specific diet, and regular doctor appointments is not an easy task; It requires regular planning and monitoring. Patients usually tend to dismiss or forget doctor’s instruction and this leads to complications. Hence, familial/caregiver support is extremely […]

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Preparation Time: 5 minutes; Cooking Time: 5 minutes; Serves: 1 (2-3 small dosas/chila); Ingredients: Sweet corn kernels (Makai ke dane): ½ cup; Bengal gram flour (Besan): 1 ½ tablespoon; Diabetacare Wheat germ (sprouted) flour: 1 tablespoon; Green chili paste: ½ teaspoon; Finely chopped coriander: ½ tablespoon; Oil for greasing and cooking: 1 ½ teaspoon; Salt […]