Breast cancer affects men too: Look out for any lump in armpit, neck; people with diabetes, obesity at higher risk
All you need to know about breast cancer in men – how it can affect you, physically and emotionally.
Biocon sees a sweet spot with its affordable insulin in US
The biotech firm is also planning to provide its rh-insulin to middle- and low-inc...
Glenmark Pharma gets USFDA nod for diabetes management drug
"Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc, USA, has been granted final approval by the United...
Volume with low cost is Biocon Biologics’ big plan
The Biocon subsidiary will chart a path that ensures high volumes and low costs, unlike competitors. The company plans to create an ecosystem where patients not only have access to the right medicine, but also gets the right care without always reaching a hospital.
World Diabetes Day: Diabetic shock can lead to seizures, coma: Never skip or delay a meal, eat enough
Visit a doctor if you feel irritable, anxious, and have disrupted sleep.
Diabetes can make your toes numb and affect walking ability: Quit smoking, have Vitamin B12-rich diet
Toe numbness may also lead to injuries and wounds.
Unable to afford insulin? This WHO initiative aims at helping diabetics by slashing prices
There are currently more than 420 million diabetic adults in the world.
Parliamentary panel recommends integration of Indian Systems of Medicine with modern treatment
The Department-related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare, in its 115th report submitted in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, said an earlier document had recognized the need to build capacity of existing human resource in the health care sector to address the shortage of healthcare professionals.
Dr Reddy's forays into nutrition segment; launches diabetic-friendly drink
It is a first-of-its-kind under Dr Reddy's nutrition portfolio and clinically proven to help manage blood glucose levels among Indian patients. The brand 'Celevida' is derived from two words 'Celebration' and 'Vida', which means 'Celebrate Life'. It is available in two flavours Kesar Elachi and Chocolate, which are taste tested with over 300 diabetics and prediabetics, it said.
Why India should seriously pay attention to its children's pre-diabetes
A new national survey shows 10% of children are at risk of developing diabetes. Policies must focus on getting them to eat right and exercise. In 2016, diabetes was directly responsible for 1.6 million deaths around the world, according to the WHO. The new data comes even as India is struggling with a diabetic population of over 72 million.
Fact-check: Diabetes is killing Indians; control your weight, diet to delay condition
By 2030, the number of people expected to suffer from Type-2 diabetes is likely to cross 511 mn.Fact-check: Diabetes is killing Indians; con...
Making innovation a way of life
Product innovation is relatively easier because it concerns only a few employees in the company. Simply put, it refers to a change in an existing product, in terms of physical appearance or performance. So, it could be an additional camera on a phone or a revamped dashboard in an automobile.
Belly fat bringing you down? Lower risk of age-related diseases by burning it
The human body's ability to generate energy by burning the belly fat reduces with age.
Are you exercising enough? Lack of physical activity may up early death risk in adults
Physical activity is known to reduce deaths from heart disease and diabetes.
Diabetes health insurance is expensive. Here's a 4-point guide to manage related costs
Diabetes-specific plans are expensive. The downside of generic health plans is the longer waiting period. Besides the price it exacts on your health, diabetes also places enormous strain on finances. Find out ways to mitigate the financial burden.
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