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Everything to Know About Online Packages & COVID-19 Risk [Infographic]

Everything to Know About Online Packages & COVID-19 Risk [Infographic]

Q: How long does the coronavirus live on packages? Q: How to Handle Packages During the Coronavirus Pandemic? If you are looking for answers to the above questions, then you are at the right place! Check out below the detailed infographic, which will clear all your doubts regarding the same.   To download it as an image, Click below Download …

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Important Safety Tips for Diabetics & High-Risk Groups for Flu Complications

Important Safety Tips for Diabetics & High-Risk Groups for Flu Complications

Worried about catching flu in the season? The ongoing influenza pandemic has put everyone on its toes and created havoc across the world. This makes it now more than ever to be more aware of the basics of influenza and influenza-like illness. Read on to know the basics of influenza flu and everything around the influenza epidemic, including the steps …

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COVID-19 Daily Health Bulletin -Diabetes Educator Special

COVID-19 Daily Health Bulletin

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment.  Older people and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop severe illness. Our diligent team …

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Fasting with Diabetes –Tips & Guidelines to Practice Navratri Fasts Safely

Fasting with Diabetes –Tips & Guidelines to Practice Navratri Fasts Safely

Fasting is not only important an spiritual aspect, but it is a great way to Detox your body. A good detox comprises a cleansing plan that assists our body in relieving itself of excess substances and old sludge accumulated in our tissues over the course of time. The consumption of light, fresh and unadulterated food including fresh fruits and vegetables, natural …

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Janta Curfew: Important for Diabetics and People with Chronic Medical Conditions

Janta Curfew Important for Diabetics and People with Chronic Medical Conditions

In a time where the influenza pandemic is spreading and strengthening its control over the world, the Government of India recently announced a Janta Curfew (public curfew) urging citizens to stay indoors and stay home as much as possible as a move to curb the spread of the virus. This makes it more than important for people to avoid step-out …

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Influenza (Flu / Virus): Who is at Most Risk & Why?

Influenza Who is at Most Risk & Why

Influenza flu or any influenza-like illness can result in health complications that are quite uncommon, including upper respiratory illness that affects the nose, throat, and lungs. Although a common cold and fever or cough can look small, they can put a lot of people at risk depending on their age and health condition. This article is a comprehensive guide on …

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Importance of Vaccination for People with Diabetes (Type 1 & 2)

Importance of Vaccination for People with Diabetes (Type 1 & 2)

Diabetes, as we all know, is a progressive condition and can cause serious complications especially if not managed properly. Moreover, one faces a harder time to fight infections. This is where the importance of vaccination for people with diabetes comes into play. Immunization can protect you from some of the diseases that can otherwise create havoc to your blood sugar. …

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Diabetes & Kidney Disease (Nephropathy): Diagnosis & Control Measures

Diabetes & Kidney Disease (Nephropathy)_ Diagnosis & Control Measures

Diabetes being a progressive condition affects many body parts and organs. One of the key organs getting damaged/destroyed is kidneys. Diabetes and kidney disease go hand-in-hand, especially if not taken care of properly. In fact, diabetes is one of the leading causes for kidney diseases, according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). When this condition continues, it can lead …

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Diabetes and Hearing Loss: Causes, Treatment & Prevention Options

Diabetes and Hearing Loss_ Causes, Treatment & Prevention Options

While people with diabetes are aware of the complications associated with the condition including nerve damage, eye problems, and heart diseases, recent studies have shown an unusual relationship between diabetes and hearing loss. The study indicated that people with diabetes are twice as prone to hearing loss than people living without diabetes. On World Hearing Day, let us examine the …

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Quinoa for Diabetes: Proven Health Benefits & Cost-Effectiveness

Quinoa for Diabetes Proven Health Benefits & Cost-Effectiveness

Quinoa is a plant food that has become increasingly popular amongst health-conscious people. But can it be called a cereal? Is quinoa for diabetes a healthy option and worth the cost? Let’s find out! What is Quinoa? Quinoa is a grain crop that is rich in fibre, magnesium, iron, potassium, phosphorus and various other antioxidants. Although it is not part …

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