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Clinico-Technology can help in managing diabetes better

The prevalence of diabetes is rising globally. About 70 million people live with diabetes in India and the World Health Organization estimates that an additional 36 million remain ignorant of their condition. This means that nearly 1 in 10 Indians suffers from this condition but is either unaware of it or is slipping through the […]

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Skincare tips for people with diabetes

People with diabetes are prone to dry skin, particularly when blood glucose levels are high. High blood glucose causes the body to lose fluids and skin to become dry. Unhygienic scratching and open wounds can lead to infection. Most skin conditions can be prevented or treated, if noticed in early stages. Approximately 30% diabetics tend […]

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Stuffed Bajra Roti

Preparation Time- 10 minutes; Cooking Time- 30 minutes; Serves- 3; Ingredients for the stuffing: • Boiled and mashed raw banana: ¼ cup; • Chopped green chilies: 1 tablespoon; • Mango powder: 1 teaspoon; • Chopped fresh coriander leaves: 1 tablespoon; • Vegetable Oil: 1 ½ tablespoon; • Salt to taste; Ingredients for the roti: • […]

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ALMOND AND VEGETABLE STIR FRY

Preparation time- 10 minutes; Cooking Time- 10 minutes; Serves- 3; Ingredients • Olive oil: 2 teaspoon; • Dry kashmiri red chili, broken into pieces: 1 whole; • Grated ginger: 2 teaspoon; • Grated garlic: 2 teaspoon; • Carrot sliced, boiled: 1 cup; • Yellow capsicum cubes: ½ cup; • Red capsicum cubes: ½ cup; • […]

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Evolution of diabetes management

It is hard to believe that 95 years ago diagnosis of diabetes meant death. Since the discovery of insulin in 1921, the mortality rate has increased, but people with diabetes have suffered from long term complications leading to blindness, kidney failure, amputations and heart attacks. With time, the focus on the management of diabetes has […]

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Diabetes & Sexual Health

Type 2 diabetes can cause sexual complications for both genders. Sexual problems that occur with Type 2 diabetes can be frustrating, embarrassing, and cause anxiety. It’s important to recognize and address sexuality issues that affect people with diabetes. An unfulfilling sex life can put a strain on a person’s relationship, making the individual feel guilty […]

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Recipe of the Week: Spinach Tofu Soup

Preparation time – 5 minutes; Cooking Time – 10 minutes; Serves – 1; Ingredients: Spinach leaves: 200 grams; Medium size onion (Chopped): 1; Chopped ginger: 1 teaspoon; Chopped garlic: 1/2 teaspoon; Green chilies (Chopped): 3; Lemon juice: 1.5 tablespoon; Diabetacare Quinoa (boiled): 1 tablespoon; Method: Blanch the spinach leaves in boiling water. Drain the hot […]

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Diabetes should not stop you from playing your favorite sport

Doctors across the globe believe that physical activity is good for people with diabetes. It can help control blood glucose level and is also good for the heart, muscles, mood, weight, confidence etc. Juvenile or young people with diabetes who enjoy sports, tend to be attracted to play outdoors. They can enjoy sports like any […]

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Air pollution increases the risk of diabetes

Air pollution is one of the leading cause of insulin resistance and incidence of Type 2 diabetes mellitus in people, as per a recent study by scientists from Helmholtz Zentrum München and German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD). The association between air pollution and diabetes is stronger where pollution is caused by nitrogen dioxide, tobacco […]