'Sedentary lifestyles have crept into daily routine, and unfortunately, sitting idle is the new smoking, hence one must do proper physical activity each day.'
With almost 77 million people living with diabetes, India is often referred to as the diabetes capital of the world.
People with diabetes need to find ways to manage their health effectively to mitigate risks that come with the disease such as kidney problems, heart diseases and so on.
The study included 1,004 patients with an average age of 74.1. About 7.5 per cent were admitted to intensive care and 24 per cent died within seven days of admission to hospital.
Insulin resistance is when the body's cells don't respond properly to insulin and can't easily take up glucose from blood -- a key feature of Type 2 diabetes.
The insatiable need for information has cast a bad influence on diabetics who are fed with lots of misconceptions about the disorder, especially about HbA1 and insulin, through social media.
The Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, (CISH) Lucknow has developed healthier varieties of mangoes with bio-active compounds that have high medicinal benefits
Researchers had previously developed an artificial pancreas with the aim of replacing insulin injections for patients living with Type-1 diabetes.
According to an Ayurvedic expert, borderline diabetes can be controlled by consuming two leaves of this tree before breakfast.
The study indicates the potential to design appropriate meals with millets for diabetic and pre-diabetic people as well as for non-diabetic people as a preventive approach.