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Thiamine/Benfotiamine: A Vitamin Every Diabetic Must Take

Vitamins are essential nutrients that perform a variety of roles in our body. They are organic and required in tiny amounts. Currently, there are 13 recognized vitamins. These include Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B7, B9, B12, C, D, E, and K. But in this blog post, we will only learn about Vitamin […]

How Can Amla (Indian Gooseberry) Help Blood Sugar Control and Diabetes

Everything You Need to Know About Amla (Indian Gooseberry)   Emblica officinalis, or Amla, is perhaps one of the most sought-after medicinal berries throughout India. More commonly known as Indian Gooseberry, this fruit-bearing plant is said to be the first-ever tree to grow on earth through the meditation and tears of Brahma. Because of the […]

FENUGREEK: THE NATURAL APPROACH FOR DIABETES

What is Fenugreek? Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) is used commonly in cooking in China, Egypt, India, and Middle Eastern countries. In addition, due to its properties, fenugreek is frequently used as a natural remedy for treating diabetes and many other inflammatory disorders. One of the benefits of fenugreek is that it has a low-calorie content. For […]

Benfotiamine/Thiamine! Why is it so Important For Diabetics to Take?

Thiamine/Benfotiamine- A Vitamin Every Diabetic Should Take Vitamins are essential nutrients that perform a variety of roles in our body. They are organic and required in tiny amounts. Currently, there are 13 recognized vitamins. These include Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B7, B9, B12, C, D, E, and K. But in this blog […]

Diabetic retinopathy. How does an online diabetes doctor treat diabetic eye disease?

What are the risk factors for worsening diabetic retinopathy (diabetic eye disease) -Duration of diabetes The longer and the higher the blood sugars, the more chances are for the development of diabetic retinopathy. Both type I and type 2 diabetes patients can develop diabetic retinopathy even early on in their disease. Who will develop diabetic […]

Diabetes During Holidays

Yummy carbohydrates to think about when you have diabetes during holidays.. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa food is undoubtedly the star of the celebration. This special time of the year is filled with joy, traditions, family, friends and calories too. How do your holiday favorites stack up? Should diabetes hold you back from […]

Physical Signs of Diabetes

Signs, Symptoms and Complications of Diabetes Diabetes is a growing health epidemic. Most of the time people are diagnosed incidentally, by chance during a regular blood work or occasionally with typical symptoms of diabetes. One of the diagnostic criteria of diabetes is a random blood sugar above 200 mg/dL with the symptoms. So, what are […]

Erectile dysfunction (ED) and diabetes

Sexual Health and Diabetes As people age, sexual problems such as erectile dysfunction (ED) become more common.  In a person with diabetes, these problems can be worse. Having or enjoying sex may be difficult for you or your partner. Today we will talk about erectile dysfunction(ED) and diabetes. High blood glucose can cause blood vessels […]

Diabetes and Depression Got you feeling down?

Living with a crippling condition like diabetes can take an acute physical toll on the person’s body and cause depression. In recent years, there has been a drastic rise in diabetic patients with depression. Over 12% of the American population currently lives with this disease. Around 30% of diabetic patients are somewhat struggling with depression. […]