Tag Archives: 2018

World Diabetes Day 2018: How Diabetes Affects Children and What Parents Should Know

Child (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Diabetes mellitus, the silent killer that claims millions of lives worldwide, is generally understood as a disease that affects adults. The risk of the chronic condition tends to go up after the age of 35. But despite what we know about diabetes as a “grown-up” disease, it doesn’t spare children either.… Read More »

This week in health – 9 November 2018

Autumn has well and truly arrived here at talkhealth HQ, and the leaves are falling from the trees almost as fast as new health stories are being published in the media. While focusing on the UK, British health journalists are increasingly looking at the global picture because many countries around the world are facing similar… Read More »

Diwali Diet Tips 2018: Diwali Diet Tips 2018: How You Can Enjoy Sweets If You Have Diabetes, A Doctor Explains

Diwali sweets (Photo Credits: Wikimedia Commons) It’s time for some celebrations because Diwali is finally here! If you have a sweet tooth, you’ll be spoilt for choices with so many options such as laddoos, jalebis, pedhas, kheers and burfis. But it’s a tough time if you are diabetic. Unless you have an iron resolve, refusing… Read More »