Symptoms of Diabetes

Diabetes & Foot Pain – Symptoms and Treatment

Imagine you are stuck with a pebble in your shoes and you cannot remove it! Painful isn’t it? That is exactly what a person with a diabetic foot feels…constantly! If you have frequent feet sores, you wouldn’t want to miss reading this! Foot problems are very common in people with diabetes. In some cases, a […]

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Should Diabetic consume energy drinks? -Diabetes Management

Can Diabetics take energy drinks? Do energy drinks increase the symptoms of diabetes in healthy people? Do they increase insulin resistance in non-diabetic people? Neon lights, electric blue thunder, and fire. This is what surrounds the cans of energy drinks in the ads. And, soon after taking a sip of it, people suddenly start skiing, […]

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Is losing weight a Sign of Diabetes?

For those of you who want to lose weight, the ads that show up on the media claiming quick fixes are a lure and a temptation calling – reducing significant weight in a short period of time. But, imagine you do lose a good amount of weight and you haven’t tried anything, should it be […]

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Is frequent urination a sign of diabetes?

It causes sleep disturbances, it irritates you, and is a gross nuisance. Frequent urination or polyuria is a condition where a person feels an increased urge to urinate frequently. In fact, this condition might actually be one of the symptoms of diabetes. On a rainy day, you might have to go to the toilet frequently. […]

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Insulin Resistance and symptoms of type 2 diabetes

What is Insulin Resistance: It is a pathological condition in which the cells of the body have a diminished ability to respond to the actions of insulin. This condition leads to high blood sugars and eventually type 2 diabetes. See below for causes, and treatment. What if you get a call from your stockbroker in […]

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How diabetes differs in men and women?

Does diabetes have a gender bias? Are there any differences in the symptoms of diabetes in men and women? Let us find out how diabetes affects men and women differently. It is the same topic of conversation in the park with senior citizens, among endocrinologists and diabetologists world over, and the Ministry of Health in […]

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Diabetes Feet do's and don’ts

High blood sugars or diabetes can cause nerve damage and poor blood flow, leading to severe extremity problems. What is poor blood flow? Blood flows through blood vessels. Poor flow if in adequate flow of blood due to blockage of nerves in the foot. Poor blood flow makes it hard for a sore or an […]

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What are the symptoms of Diabetes?

Signs and symptoms of diabetes help to detect the disease early and get it under control before any irreversible damage is done to the body. The chance of developing complications from the disease decreases with early detection and treatment of diabetes as showed by many recent studies. Early symptoms of diabetes, especially type 2 diabetes, […]

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