Gestational Diabetes

Marrying late? Here is what you need to know as a couple

Late 20s and older -on top of your game, well settled, and still single. Sound familiar? You’re probably at that intersection of life where you have got what you wanted and you’re all set to move towards the next step – getting married. However, most Indian millennials seem to have a different set of mind. […]

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Dealing with Gestational Diabetes

Pregnancy is a phase when a woman undergoes a number of changes, both physiologically and psychologically. Nurturing new life within is not an easy task, and the body needs to prepare and buck up to be the life-giver. While motherhood is a delightful experience for most women, it becomes ever-important for women to take care […]

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Diabetes and Life Stages of a Woman

A woman’s body is a wonder with its complex interlinkages, and functioning. A woman’s life stages are more pronounced and distinct both physiologically and psychologically because they enable her to carry out the myriad roles she plays to perfection! Each of these life stages comes with a unique complex mishmash of hormones, which women need […]

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Are Irregular Periods a symptom of Type 2 Diabetes?

Some of the symptoms of diabetes mellitus are commonly known and can help alert you to get the right diagnostic tests done. However, diabetes is an endocrine condition that may lead to complex interplay with other hormones, especially the female reproductive hormones. In diabetes, the body cannot utilize glucose to produce energy adequately, which means […]

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Gestational Diabetes Diet for women – Important Dos and Don’ts!

Some pregnant women suffer from diabetes during the most delicate days of their life i.e. during the gestational period. Approximately 6 to 7% of pregnant mothers suffer from what is called gestational diabetes. What is Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM)? The time period during which a woman is pregnant and the fetus is developing is called […]

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