Traditional Indian Medicines Can Effectively Treat Type 2 Diabetes, Study Says

By Study Finds Traditional Indian medicines can effectively treat type 2 diabetes, a new study finds. Researchers from the University of Nottingham found that Ayurveda medicines, which are a common tool in South Asia, can help people with the condition maintain their blood sugar levels. These remedies can also help people manage their body weight, … Read more

Low vitamin C intake can contribute to increasing type 2 diabetes incidence in Asians.

PMID: Antioxidants (Basel). 2022 Apr 27; 11 (5). Epub 2022 Apr 27. PMID: 35624721 Abstract Title: A Causal Relationship between Vitamin C Intake with Hyperglycemia and Metabolic Syndrome Risk: A Two-Sample Mendelian Randomization Study. Abstract: Excessive oxidative stress can contribute to metabolic syndrome (MetS), and antioxidants can protect against its development. Vitamin C (VC) is … Read more

A ketogenic diet is effective in improving insulin sensitivity in individuals with type 2 diabetes.

PMID: Curr Diabetes Rev. 2022 Apr 25. Epub 2022 Apr 25. PMID: 35469570 Abstract Title: A Ketogenic Diet is Effective in Improving Insulin Sensitivity in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes. Abstract: OBJECTIVE: This systematic review looked at different clinical trials that explored the beneficial effect of a ketogenic diet on insulin sensitivity in Type 2 … Read more

Bifidobacterium reduction is associated with high blood pressure in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.

PMID: Biomed Pharmacother. 2021 Aug; 140: 111736. Epub 2021 May 23. PMID: 34034069 Abstract Title: Bifidobacterium reduction is associated with high blood pressure in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus. Abstract: Children with Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) have an elevated risk of abnormal blood pressure (BP) measurements and patterns. Both hypertension and T1DM are … Read more

Type 2 Diabetes – Time to Correct a Medical Mistake

Diabetes was originally called diabetes mellitus meaning sweet urine. Ancient healers in India observed ants being attracted to the soil where some children urinated. Later, it was determined that the attractant in the urine was glucose, known as blood sugar. The Indian physicians Sushruta and Charaka in 400-500 CE are credited with recognizing elevated glucose … Read more