Diabetes Care hospital in jalandhar
A high level of blood sugar resulting either from the reduced formation of insulin in the body or increased demands is commonly called diabetes. Diabetes Care available at DMC Hospital & Trauma Centre Jalandhar, Punjab INDIA
- Advanced Diabetes and Heart Care
- Diabetic Foot Care
- Care for Diabetic Neuropathy
|Cereals||Eat more of barley, wheat bran, whole wheat, soya flour rice, oat meals, porridge, bajra, jawar|
|Pulses||Whole $ sprouted dals, chana dal|
|Vegetables||Green leafy vegetables, cabbage, ghiya, tinda, brinjal, tori, bittergourd(karel), pumpkin, cauliflower, brocoli|
|Fats & Oils||Use oils in ombination of mustrd oil, corn oil, saffola, kardi corn oil, ricella oil, sunflower oil, sunflower oil, seasam oil|
|Milk||skimmed milk, 750 ml.per day which would inclue, curd & tea|
|Salads||Cucumber, tomato, salad, leaves and kakdi, raddish before meals|
|Meat||Lean cuts of chicken,fish,egg white|
|Drinks||Fresh lime, lemon soda, diluted lassi, green tea, clear soups, del soup, black gram(kala chana)|
|Miscellaneous||Lemon,mint,coriander,cinnamon,methi dena are good for daily consumption|
Why to Care?
Diabetes currently affects 62 million Indians and nearly 1 million Indians die due to diabetes every year.
What is Diabetes ?
Types of Diabetes
Type I Diabetes:- This type can occur at any age but is more commonly in children and adolescents.
Type II Diabetes:- Type II commonly occurs after or around the age of 40. The single most common risk factor leading to type II diabetes is weight gain and obesity. A sedentary lifestyle and lack of activity, poor eating habits, and stress are common culprits in a modern lifestyle leading to obesity and consequently diabetes.
When to See a Doctor
Routine medical check-up for all individuals after the age of 40 is mandatory. Major symptoms of diabetes are –
- Excessive thirst
- Excessive hunger
- Weight loss
- Frequent skin infections
- Frequent urination and nighttime frequency
- Difficulty in vision.
- Numbness of hands and feet
What if You don’t Care
Diabetes progresses with time and if ignored it affects and has the potential to damage almost all major organs of the body. Early treatment can show better results, if you get any symptoms or already suffering from the disease then you can always get a consultation from our Diabetes Care Expert in Jalandhar.
Common complications are:-
- Hypertension and Heart disease
- Blurring and eventually loss of vision.
- Numbness and eventually long-term weakness and paralysis of hands & feet.
- Diabetic foot ulcers that may lead to amputation/loss of a limb.
- Skin disease and ulcers.
- Kidney disease that may eventually require regular dialysis.
Is Diabetes Treatable ?
Yes. Expert medical care along with diet control and lifestyle changes can not only help a patient to lead a healthy life but also prevent major complications and eventually save a life.