Author: Dr. Damanjit Duggal

Diabetes and Heart Diseases: Know How Does Diabetes Affect the Heart

Diabetes and heart disease are often developed simultaneously in a person. More than 90 per cent of people who suffer from diabetes get heart-related problems at some point or the other in their lives. You, however, can manage diabetes and prevent heart-related complications if you make some simple lifestyle changes. Heart problems have become a very …

HIIT For Weight Loss: The Fitness Mantra Everybody MUST Try !!

High-intensity interval training also called sprint interval training, HIIT is now a popular choice for people who want to get in shape and stay fit. HIIT is that special cardiovascular exercise approach which includes alternate acute episodes of intense exercise with less-intense exercise during recovery periods. HIIT begins with a warm-up session (basically, less intense). Muscles …

Low Sugar and Pregnancy Risks Associated With Such a Condition

During pregnancy, a woman experiences several changes in her body. The hormonal levels change and so does her requirement for energy to support the growth of fetus. Thus, it is mandatory that the pregnant lady goes for regular checks up and avoid the causes that can lead to sugar fluctuations. Both increase and decrease in sugar …

Diabetes and Yeast Infections: How Can Diabetic Patients Get Rid of Yeast Infections?

Diabetes occurs when the body does not generate insulin or does not produce it in the necessary amount. Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas; insulin passes into the blood after leaving the pancreas. It allows glucose (sugar formed after the digestion of food) to penetrate the cells, where it will be transformed into energy …

Gestational Diabetes: Types, Risk Factors, Causes, Symptoms & Diet

Gestational diabetes means high blood sugar levels during pregnancy. In many women, it is a temporary condition that goes away after birth. However, if the women are at risk of developing gestational diabetes, they should work with the doctor to manage their blood sugar levels throughout pregnancy. They can look for an easy high blood sugar …

Is Diabetes An Unexplained Reason For Weight Loss?

Weight loss can be an unintended symptom of untreated diabetes type-1 or type-2.  If you lose a lot of body weight unintentionally, consult your doctor and get diagnosed with diabetes type-1.  It will prevent you from developing the health complications related to diabetes type-1. However, weight loss is a significant part of diabetes type-2 treatment. It …
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