Diabetes: Combating Childhood Diabetes (Juvenile Diabetes)
Did you know that diabetes alone kills 12,000 children in India every year. Juvenile diabetes also known as insulin-dependent diabetes is a disorder, commonly diagnosed in children that disturbs the body's immune system. Juvenile diabetes occurs when the beta cells, which make insulin are destroyed. Hence, the need for external insulin sources arises.
*Data Courtesy: Sheryl Salis, Senior Registered Nutritionist, Naturopath and Certified Diabetes Educator with a rich experience of 13 years in the field of nutrition and metabolic disorders.
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