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Diabetic Seizures – What Are They? Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Diabetic Seizures - What Are They_ Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

A seizure can be quite serious and can be a scary experience for not just the person experiencing it but for the people around. While seizures are caused due to many reasons, one of the prime reasons for a seizure to occur is when people have epilepsy. Amongst the different types of seizures, diabetic seizures can sometimes turn into an …

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World Diabetes Day: Up Close & Personal with Everyday Diabetes Heroes

On the occasion of World Diabetes Day, get up close & personal with four of the everyday Diabetes Heroes that are giving a tough fight to diabetes and are winning at life! All the lovely people mentioned above are a source of inspiration for the people who are suffering from diabetes. These everyday diabetes heroes have proved that it is …

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Family and Diabetes: 7 Ways to Support a Loved One Manage Diabetes

Family and Diabetes 7 Ways to Support a Loved One Manage Diabetes

The possibility of knowing someone living with diabetes is higher. The condition, which affects a significant number in the world is demanding and at times, needs support from peers and family. In fact, a helping hand at the right moment from loved ones can help to manage diabetes easily and make the journey easy by making them feel they’re not …

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7 Life Hacks for Making Daily Diabetes Management a Breeze

8 Life Hacks for Making Daily Diabetes-Management a Breeze

In our busy lives, managing diabetes can be an overwhelming feeling. The constant monitoring, the continuous care of not eating too much sugar or carbs, and the forever fear of the condition turning into something chronic. However, it is essential to understand that diabetes management is nothing but sticking to a healthy lifestyle. In fact, people who adhere to better …

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Effectiveness of a Plant-Based Diet for the Prevention of Diabetes (Type 2)

Prevention of Diabetes

Veganism is one of the most chosen lifestyles in recent times. In fact, the rise in people becoming vegans have tripled over time. One of the reasons for this spike is the health benefits of plant-based foods such as prevention of diabetes, lower risk of chronic diseases, and such. However, one of the common questions about vegan diabetic is to …

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Diabetes and Depression: Diagnosis, Risk Factors & Treatment Options

Diabetes and Depression Diagnosis, Risk Factors & Treatment Options

According to studies, diabetes and depression have known to go hand in hand. People with diabetes are three times more likely to be depressed in comparison to people without diabetes. It is the most common psychiatric disorder seen in the diabetes community. Moreover, depression, along with diabetes, can have a serious impact on an individual’s health and motivation to manage …

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5 Factors That Have A Big Impact On Your Blood Glucose Reading

5 Factors That Have A Big Impact On Your Blood Glucose Reading

Having diabetes requires you to monitor your sugar levels regularly to avoid any complications. However, another important aspect of reading your diabetes reading is the accuracy of the blood glucose reading.  Here are five significant factors that affect the accuracy of the blood sugar readings:    Environmental Conditions  Although this is an external factor and is beyond your control, necessary …

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Diabetes Management: A Diabetic-Friendly Diet Plan for Navratri 2019

Diabetes Management: A Diabetic-Friendly Diet Plan for Navratri 2019

Navratri fasting during diabetes is a bit tricky. Don’t worry, we have got you covered. Check out below the diabetic-friendly diet plan for Navratri.   1) Early Morning   2) Breakfast 3) Mid-Morning   4) Lunch     5) Evening   6) Dinner     7) Bedtime Please do remember We suggest you have a word with your endocrinologist and …

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Managing Diabetes in the Elderly: The Complete Self-Care Guide

Managing Diabetes in the Elderly The Complete Self-Care Guide

The elderly in society plays a crucial role in shaping society, and they have been the custodians of tradition. However, they are the most vulnerable amongst all of us and require special healthcare. On International Day for the Elderly, we tell you the ways to provide special care to manage diabetes in the elderly. Managing diabetes in the elderly can …

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