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Diabetes is a condition that causes abnormal blood sugar levels. In type 1 diabetes, body does not produce insulin or produces very little of it. In type 2 diabetes, the body does not use insulin properly. 50% of India’s diabetic population is aged above 60. The most common diabetes symptoms include frequent urination, severe thirst and hunger, sudden weight gain, unusual weight loss, fatigue, cuts and bruises that don’t heal, male sexual dysfunction, numbness and tingling in hands and feet. Exercising regularly, following a healthy eating plan and regular blood sugar level check-ups and doctor visits can help you manage this condition affectively.

What is Diabetes? Diabetes mellitus happens when the level of insulin in your body goes down or the body cannot use it properly. Insulin is a hormone that controls blood sugar levels in your body. Irregular blood sugar levels can...
Diabetes occurs when our body is unable to transport sugar from blood to cells and convert it into energy. Consistent high sugar levels prove to be dangerous for our body organs. According to a report, 69.2 million Indian adult population has...
Diabetes is a condition that affects 8 out of every 10 people in India. It is the body’s inability to produce or process insulin. When not controlled, diabetes can lead to a plethora of other problems that can have...
As one grows in age, they experience various health issues as part of aging or as a result of their lifestyle. These impacts vary as per your gender. While men commonly face prostate issues and erectile dysfunctions when they...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNvPkT_zjf4 Dr. Ramesh Godbole is a pathologist and manages Diabetic Association of India's Pune chapter. HappyAging met Dr. Godbole at GSICON, Pune 2018 and had a discussion on diabetes and more. He interacts with a number of diabetic patients on a daily...
Insulin is a hormone that regulates blood sugar levels in the body and Diabetes is a chronic condition that occurs when either the pancreas cannot produce insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces. For diabetics...
Bitter-gourd (Karela) Bitter-gourd or karela helps in making your insulin active. Mostly in Type 2 diabetics, insulin takes a dormant state and does not help in converting sugar into energy. Karela/bittergourd can help do that. The best way to consume...

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