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Pancreas and diabetes

Pancreas is an organ which is situated just behind the stomach in the upper abdominal region. It has two functions: • Exocrine function: To secrete digestive enzymes which are carried through the ducts into the stomach for digestion process • Endocrine function: To secrete insulin and glucagon directly into the blood to maintain normal blood […]

Jowar Dates Ladoo - Diabetacare

Recipe of the Week: Jowar Dates Ladoo

Preparation time: 5 minutes; Cook time: 10 minutes; Serve: 3; Ingredients Jowar Flour: ½ cup; Dates – seeds removed and chopped: 10-12; Chopped nuts (Almonds and walnuts) – optional: 2-3 tablespoon; Water: ½ cup; Ghee-2 teaspoon; Diabetacare Flax seeds: ½ teaspoon (optional); Method: 1.Dry roast jowar flour in a pan or kadhai for 5-8 minutes […]

Diabetes Health

How does diabetes affect your oral health?

No matter what type of diabetes you have, high sugar level in the saliva or spit can cause harmful bacteria to grow inside the mouth and cause oral health issues to multiply. If your blood sugar levels are poorly controlled, you are more likely to develop serious gum disease and loose more teeth than non-diabetics. […]