• Follow Us: 

Diabetes: Combating Childhood Diabetes (Juvenile Diabetes)

  By posted Jul 23rd 2013
Healthy Living

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. 


Images courtesy: © Thinkstock photos/ Getty Images 


 

 

Spotlight

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Every New Year, we tend to make New Year’s resolutions that we swear we are going to...

 Read More»

 

Skin Care

Home Remedies for Soft Hands

Your hands can become rough from your daily chores, making them look a lot older than the...

 Read More»

 

Food Facts

All You Need To Know About Stevia

Stevia is a popular sweetener and sugar substitute that is favoured widely as it...

 Read More»

 

In Focus

Hacks & Tips

 

Editor's Pick

Most Popular

Across The Net