Diabetes Management

Effects of alcohol on Diabetes – Diabetes Management

Alcohol and Diabetes – Is it a dangerous combination? Note: Consumption of alcohol is injurious to health. It is a personal choice. Apollo Sugar Clinics does not recommend consumption of alcoholic beverages. Find below survivor tips for diabetics who consume alcohol. Does consumption of alcohol increase the symptoms of diabetes? Can diabetics consume alcohol without […]

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How to use glucometer to check blood sugar level?

Got diagnosed with Diabetes recently? Have you consulted a diabetes educator yet? We know that adjusting to a new lifestyle including medication, diet, and exercise regimen can take some time. But, the crux of the treatment is maintaining blood glucose levels. And, it’s time you know how to use a blood glucose monitor.     Get […]

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What should you do in case you’ve missed insulin shots?

Is medication the only answer to diabetes? We all think that insulin for diabetes (type 1) is the mainstay therapy and tend to set aside the human factor out of diabetes management. However, despite all the treatments available, what can be done when a patient for some reason does not totally comply with the treatment? […]

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When should you take insulin shots for type 2 diabetes?

We normally associate insulin with type 1 diabetes and oral  medications with type 2. We all know that the symptoms of type 2 diabetes are slow and the disease gradual in onset and that type 1 is rather sudden in onset. So, no need for a type 2 patient to take insulin? You may have […]

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How to control diabetes

Millions of diabetic patients across the globe have but one question – How to control Diabetes? Most people talk about the obvious things like compliance with medication, maintaining a good diet, getting adequate exercise, and periodical screenings. All these things sure keep the symptoms of diabetes and diabetes-related complications at bay; however, most doctors and […]

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5 Diet Hacks to Manage Gestational Diabetes

Can women with symptoms of gestational  diabetes eat normally? Sending your husband for a midnight ice cream, not being able to enjoy your favorite snack – food cravings and aversions are a peculiar reality of pregnancy. While many women have the luxury of indulging, a few of them have to be on a strict diet […]

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