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Understanding diabetes problems or knowing diabetes in adults in depth has become the need of the hour with total number of diabetes cases shooting up every day. Keeping this in mind, we have dedicated an entire Diabetes Mellitus section describing everything you need to know about diabetes comprehensively including diabetes symptoms, diabetes causes, diabetes treatment, diabetes complications, diabetes risk factors and diabetes prevention. You will find information on diabetes treatment, ways of managing diabetes, and diabetes in adults. Discover how to manage diabetes with healthy diet changes, physical activity and weight management.

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Diabetes Day Quiz

14 Novemember is celebrated as the World Diabetes day globally. Take this 5 minute quiz to know your understanding of the disease which affects almost 9% of India's population.Reasons why the reader should take the quiz. This is optional so you can delete this text and continue.

Who is at risk for becoming diabetic?

40 and above

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Those with a family history of diabetes

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Those with sitting jobs

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All of the above

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What causes diabetes?

High sugar intake

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Inability of body to create/use insulin

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Can diabetes be cured?

Yes

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No

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What are the symptoms of diabetes?

Blurred vision

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Frequent urination

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Numbness in hands/feet

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All of the above

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Which is the most accurate test for diabetes?

Blood sugar test

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Glycated haemoglobin test

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How can you control / delay diabetes?

Long sleeping hours

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Eating more sugar

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Daily exercise for 30 minutes

  • 5 Tips for Diabetics to Follow this Monsoon

    5 Tips for Diabetics to Follow this Monsoon

    During this season, diabetics need to pay more attention to their health to avoid the growth of fungi and bacteria. Let us tell you what you should take into account if you are a diabetic and tips to stay healthy this season.

  • How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

    How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

    Preventing Type 2 Diabetes - 30 minutes regular of physical activities, loosing 5% to 7% of body weight, Eating right food helps in preventing type 2 diabetes.

  • What should be the Normal Range of Blood Sugar

    What should be the Normal Range of Blood Sugar

    The knowledge of normal range blood sugar helps managing diabetes in a better way. The normal range is 70-100 mm/dl, but it may vary as per the circumstances.

  • Nutritional Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema

    Nutritional Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema

    Nutritional treatment for diabetic macular edema involves the reversal of damage caused from macular edema and prevention of the worsening of the condition with certain nutrients.

  • One Symptom That Indicates Kidney Failure in Diabetics

    One Symptom That Indicates Kidney Failure in Diabetics

    For people with diabetes, hypoglycaemia occurs when there's too much insulin and not enough sugar (glucose) in the blood. Recurrent hypoglycaemia can indicate kidney failure in diabetics.

  • Night Owls May Have Increased Risk of Diabetes

    Night Owls May Have Increased Risk of Diabetes

    A new Korean study has found that regardless of lifestyle, people who stayed up late faced a higher risk of developing health problems like diabetes or reduced muscle mass than those who were early risers.

  • Can Managing Diabetes Become Easier through Self-monitoring

    Can Managing Diabetes Become Easier through Self-monitoring

    So, what do people with diabetes do in day-to-day living? You may have heard of- “Do not eat sweets”, “Go for regular check-ups”, “Check your eyesight & kidney functioning” etc. The to-do list is long & even longer is the not-to-do list.

  • Why you should not feel bad about sleeping your weekends off

    Why you should not feel bad about sleeping your weekends off

    A U.S. study suggests that sleeping off the weekend can decrease risk of diabetes. But, do not get to bed yet. There are a lot of other factors that bring the right outcome.

  • Diabetes Food Pyramid

    Diabetes Food Pyramid

    Diabetes Food Pyramid helps to make diabetes diet plan. The diabetics can find a diabetes food pyramid very useful in managing their condition.

  • Ways to Detect Borderline Diabetes

    Ways to Detect Borderline Diabetes

    Borderline diabetes is also referred to as prediabetes or impaired glucose tolerance. A few ways to detect borderline diabetes is by two blood tests, namely FPG or fasting plasma glucose test and OGTT or oral glucose tolerance test.

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