Impact of hypoglycemia on children with diabetes

Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose) is the limiting factor for good diabetes control in children with Type 1 diabetes. Hypoglycemia occurs when the child’s blood glucose level falls below the need for his/her body to function properly. It occurs frequently with tight control of blood glucose (sugar) that is needed to prevent future complications like blindness, […]


Managing diabetes with Smart Apps

The number of people with diabetes is increasing in most countries. According to International Diabetes Federation Atlas 2015, approximately 415 million adults globally have diabetes; and this number will rise to 642 million by 2040. In India, an estimated 69.2 million people were diabetic in the year 2015, which as per the WHO assessment, stood […]

IoT in diabetes management-

IoT in Diabetes Management

The prevalence of diabetes is rising globally. Poorly controlled diabetes is resulting in higher rates of diabetes-related complications and an increase in health care expenditure. There is a need for better diabetes education and management. To overcome the problem, programs like Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) training have been developed which help in improving blood sugar […]