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Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders

  • High Blood Sugar vs Low Blood Sugar Levels

    Almost all diabetes patients experience the consequences of either high blood glucose levels (hyperglycemia) or low blood glucose levels (hypoglycemia). It is therefore important to...
    20/03/2014 by Dr.
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    Artificial Pancreatic System Gives a New Lease on Life for Diabetics

    Despite the high prevalence of diabetes in the Indian population, there is a general lack of understanding of the symptoms and management of diabetes, leading to delay in diagnosis and wide...
    04/03/2014 by Dr.
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    Obesity Effects on Health and Surgical Treatment

    November 26 is World Anti-Obesity Day. It reminds us of the alarming incidence of the overweight and obese in urban Indian population with potential complications in men and women. The urban Indian...
    12/12/2013 by Dr.
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    Thyroid disorders-need for a thyroid check

    It is estimated that over 4.2 crore people in the country (ITS) are suffering from thyroid related disorders. The symptoms of thyroid dysfunction include apathy, cold intolerance, depression,...
    27/11/2013 by Dr.
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    Break Myths about Diabetes

    A number of myths are associated with diabetes which give rise to wrong notions and beliefs. Read to find out more about some of the popular myths regarding diabetes and discover the actual truth...
    20/07/2013 by Dr.
  • Thyroid Hormones

    The thyroid gland in humans is one of the important member of a group of glands called endocrine glands that produce hormones. It is located in front part of the neck covering the thyroid cartilage...
    21/03/2013 by Dr.
  • Oral Diabetes Medication

    Diabetes Mellitus is a condition affecting millions of patients the world over, with that number set to rise even further in the near future. This developing trend is basically due to the bad...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.
  • Hyperlipidemia

    Lipids are the energy storage form in our body. They comprise of triglycerides and other substances like cholesterol, some vitamins and others. Apart from storage of energy they perform a variety...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.
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    It is estimated that 42 million people in India suffer from thyroid disease. The common thyroid disorders include hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, iodine deficiency, goiter disorders and thyroid...
    19/03/2013 by Dr.
  • Diabetes - Introduction and Diagnosis

    India has the largest diabetic population of about 50 million in the world, followed by China. Even with this high prevalence there is a general lack of understanding of the symptoms and management...
    19/03/2013 by Dr.