Tag: Kidney Disease

  • Diabetes and Protein: How Much Is Just Right?

    Contents: If you’re diabetic, chances are that you’ve received your share of unsolicited advice. From drinking warm water with guava leaves to lower glucose levels, to completely altering your diet, there is a lot of advice you must’ve faced.  But one of the most important and recurring conversations regarding diabetes-related nutrition is about protein intake.…

  • What You Need To Know About Diabetes, Chronic Kidney Disease And Your Diet

    Contents: “Can you check if this dish that I’m making is good for dad’s diabetes and kidney issues?”  This was a question that I heard on a daily basis from my mother. After my father being diagnosed with diabetes at the age of 40, we had to rethink our dietary choices. As a family that…

  • Got Diabetes? Watch Out For These Complications That Could Make It Harder For You

    Contents: Information is power and it is about time that diabetes patients learn exactly why they should work hard at keeping this disease at bay.  Most online resources are quick to equip their readers with actionable advice. But before you jump into trying different management approaches, you need to know the worst of that can…

  • 10 Best Tips To Prevent Kidney Disease If You Have Type 2 Diabetes

    Contents: Nephropathy or kidney disease is intrinsically linked with diabetes. Almost a third of diabetics or one out of four adults with diabetes develop diabetic kidney disease or nephropathy. In India, the results of a 2017 study published in the journal ‘Diabetes Care’ flagged the prevalence of diabetic kidney disease or DKD in urban Indians…

  • 10 Best Tips To Prevent Kidney Disease If You Have Type 2 Diabetes

    Contents: For people above 40, having diabetes has become less of a surprise and more of an inevitability. Thanks to modern medicine however, living with it has become easier. But when left unchecked, diabetes can lead to many other conditions such as Nephropathy. Almost a third of diabetics or one out of four adults with…