While diabetes awareness is on the rise, the key to management is to measure the HbA1C levels regularly from the late thirties.
While there are still no studies linking sugar to obesity, 90% of medical practitioners on a survey agree that sugar is the root cause..
India has always been a land of plenty. Historically it was a land that controlled almost 25-30% of global GDP. It is no surprise then that ancient texts write about…
India continues to deal with a unique mix of communicable and non-communicable diseases. As we continue to grapple with communicable diseases in the form of Dengue and Malaria; lifestyle led noncommunicable diseases like Diabetes are also spreading across the country.
We have made tremendous progress in our understanding of healthcare patterns in India. This understanding has been employed in improving certain key parameters. A good example is life expectancy at birth for the Indians.