D-Dimer, Ferritin levels linked to mucormycosis

The study analysed 300 patients of the hospital, treated during the April-June 2021 period, and found that nearly 51 per cent had high D-Dimer and 75 per cent had high Ferritin Serum levels.

published on : 27th November 2021

Be aware! Hypertension, diabetes have hit the epidemic button in Odisha

As Odisha is still unable to control child malnutrition and anaemia, the rise of non-communicable diseases will further add to the economic burden.

published on : 26th November 2021

Nick Jonas reflects on his diabetes diagnosis during National Diabetes Month

Nick Jonas talked about how he first felt "frightened" after learning about his diagnosis but with the help of his "incredible support system" he regained the strength to "push through".

published on : 17th November 2021

World Diabetes Day: MV hospital lights up Anna Centenary Library

Keeping up with their annual tradition, on the eve of World Diabetes Day, MV Hospital for Diabetes, Royapuram, illuminated Anna Centenary Library in blue lights. 

published on : 17th November 2021

World Diabetes Day: Huge rise in cases among youngsters, experts call for extreme care

Alarmed by the rising rate of diabetes among youngsters, experts have advised extreme care to avoid complications including amputation.

published on : 14th November 2021

Access to diabetes care: If not now, then when?

Is there a real issue about access to diabetes care? Sir Francis Peabody, renowned physician, says that the secret in the caring of the patient is in caring for the patient.

published on : 14th November 2021

Online clinic for accessible treatment against diabetes

Findings of several studies have marked Kerala as the diabetes capital of India with prevalence of diabetes in the state as high as 20%.

published on : 14th November 2021

COVID effect? Onset of diabetes, BP in 35-40 per cent of patients in Karnataka

Data for Karnataka shows 59,632 new cases diagnosed from April to Sept; Stress, use of steroids also blamed

published on : 12th November 2021

Lack of important molecule in red blood cells causes vascular damage in type 2 diabetes

The study by researchers at Karolinska Institute in Sweden has been published in the journal Diabetes.

published on : 10th November 2021

The reality of diabetes reversal

If diabetes can be reversed, is it just hype or is it just a marketing stunt?

published on : 10th November 2021

Denmark striker Kasper Dolberg diagnosed with diabetes, will miss WC qualifiers

Dolberg, who plays for French club Nice, said in a message posted on Instagram that he doesn’t think the disease will affect his playing career.

published on : 8th November 2021

Glenmark launches unique fixed dose combination drug for diabetes

The company had received approval from the DCGI for manufacturing and marketing this fixed dose combination in September 2021.

published on : 26th October 2021

Diabetes, obesity high among migrants from rural areas

A study by Indian Council of Medical Research-India Diabetes found an increased risk of diabetes, obesity and hypertension among those who have migrated from rural to urban areas in India. 

published on : 21st October 2021

US study finds mothers' diabetes may lead to birth defects

A study has found that maternal diabetes, even when controlled with insulin and blood sugar levels are kept mostly in check, can cause permanent damage to the fetus.

published on : 14th September 2021

Type 2 diabetes can be controlled through diet: Study

"Type 2 diabetes can be treated, and sometimes reversed, with dietary interventions," said study co-author Dr Jonathan Little.

published on : 13th September 2021
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