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Understanding Diabetes

What is Diabetes

A lifelong disease that causes high blood sugar-level, as it affects the way the body converts food into energy. (*1,*2)

ACare for Diabetes Management

Understanding Glucose and Insulin

Why do you need Glucose?

Why do you need Insulin?

Understanding the-food-to-energy conversion process

Articles on Managing Diabetes

Fasting with Diabetes

It’s important to follow rules while fasting with diabetes.

Recommendations For Travel

Pack Smart To Rule Each Day

Our Content Partner - Diabetes India

*This is for patient education purposes only. Please consult your doctor/healthcare practitioner before starting any diet, medication or exercise.

References

1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Diabetes. Available from: https://www.cdc.gov/media/presskits/aahd/diabetes.pdf.  As accessed on: 19/6/2018.
2. Diabetes UK. Diabetes: The basics. Available from: https://www.diabetes.org.uk/diabetes-the-basics. As accessed on: 19/6/2018.
3. International Diabetes Federation. IDF Diabetes Atlas - 8th Edition. Available from: http://www.diabetesatlas.org/across-the-globe.html. As accessed on: 27/6/2018
4. Joslin Diabetes Center. Ten Things You Might Not Know About Diabetes. Available from: http://www.joslin.org/info/10_Things_You_Might_Not_Know_About_Diabetes.html. As accessed on: 19/6/2018.
5. World Health Organization. 10 facts on diabetes (2016). Available from: http://www.who.int/features/factfiles/diabetes/en/. As accessed on: 19/6/2018.