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Monsoon ready feet!

The area between the toes must be kept dry with a clean towel after washing them with soap and water.

26 Jun 2019 1:23 AM

Research suggests obesity surgery may help tackle heart attack risk in diabetics

Of the more than 5,300 who had surgery, most had gastric bypass, the most common type of stomach-shrinking operation.

16 Oct 2018 8:57 PM

Take care of your feet

Sixty to eighty per cent of all non-traumatic amputations have to be performed due to complications caused by diabetes.

11 Sep 2018 12:06 AM

Study finds wine keeps arteries healthier for some diabetics

Previous research linked drinking moderate amounts of wine to lower risk of cardiovascular disease.

26 Feb 2018 10:18 AM

15,000 diabetics sign petition to reduce glucostrips price in Mumbai

Glucose monitors offer convenience for diabetics, without which they incur lot of hassle of going to clinics to check their sugar levels.

14 Dec 2017 9:08 AM


Skipping breakfast may lead to weight gain: Study

Irregular eating habits such as skipping breakfast are often associated with obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease.

04 Dec 2017 12:28 PM

Mosquito borne diseases, swine flu can kill diabetics

There has also been an increase in the number of people affected by swine flu in the country.

28 Aug 2017 5:13 PM

Wonder drug: Everyday pill could be elixir of life

This is the first time the Food and Drug Administration has cleared the testing of such a drug.

13 Jul 2017 1:54 AM

Ways for diabetics to lose 6 kgs in 6 months

The vegetarian group reduced subfascial fat, the type of fat that lines our muscles, and intramuscular fat.

13 Jun 2017 5:21 PM

Research reveals health risks of fasting for diabetics

Use of an 'artificial pancreas' hybrid closed-loop system during Ramadan may allow patients to reduce or even eliminate hypoglycemia.

10 Apr 2017 10:05 AM


Diabetics resist treatment in South Asia

This leads to frequently non-compliance, irregularly high blood sugar and cholesterol levels, and increasingly severe complications.

10 Feb 2017 1:48 AM

High drug costs obstruct treatment of elderly diabetics

When out of pocket costs are too high, many seniors simply stop taking their needed medications.

25 Nov 2016 11:35 AM