"Very disheartened at Manchester Airport today, I travel around the world with my insulin but never have I been made to feel embarrassed. I felt very humiliated as I was rudely questioned & ordered publicly to take my insulin out of its travel cold-case & dumped in to a plastic bag," Akram said in a tweet.
Women who have diabetes are at greater risk of experiencing heart failure than men with the same condition, a new study has warned.
For the ninth year in a row, the Friends of Diabetes Association, one of the health-promoting organisations under the Health Education Department of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, announced the launching of “Prevention & Co-Existence” campaign.
Shorter people are at greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a study published on Tuesday.
One of the most prevalent chronic diseases across the UAE, diabetes needs to be addressed in a comprehensive manner under medical supervision, requiring consistent management to avoid subsequent complications, warns a doctor at RAK Hospital. The advice came in the light of a recent case of an Emirati patient who was able to conquer the condition under controlled dietary habits, exercise regime and appropriate treatment that has vastly improved his quality of life.
If you are popping fish oil supplements to protect yourself against diabetes, you may be mistaken. According to the researchers, Omega-3 fats have little or no effect on risk of Type 2 diabetes.
Most of us, I mean the older folks, are aware of the saying ‘Health is wealth’. During our days it was displayed prominently on school notice boards, at playgrounds and even in our homes. My dad had placed a poster next to the fridge, a sort of a reminder to eat healthy. But I don’t see anything on those lines displayed as prominently these days.
A poor diet and lack of exercise can lead to diabetes. But your height could also be a factor, according to a new report, researchers from the German Institute of Human Nutrition recently conducted a study.
A 65-year-old diabetes mellitus (DM) patient in the capital underwent a successful eye surgery and recovering well.