All proceeds from the registrations of the annual walkathon will be contributed to Al Jalila Foundation towards diabetes research.
People with diabetes have high glucose levels in the blood which can damage blood vessels and nerves that control the heart. Here are some strategies that can help keep diabetes in check.
One in 10 Covid-19 patients who have diabetes dies within seven days of hospitalisation, a new study has claimed.
Fresh and frozen fruit are comparable in sugar content if the frozen version has no sugar added to it. Freezing should not increase the sugar content. So any type of fruit — fresh, frozen, dried — are healthful additions to the diet.
People with diabetes may still fast during the Holy Month of Ramadan with proper consultation and guidance with their diabetologists and/or endocrinologists.
In diabetes patients, rare but severe complications, like the potentially lethal condition diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), can arise when illness or certain conditions prevent cells from receiving enough glucose to fuel their functioning.