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Enormity of the diabetes

Every minute 6 people die because of complications related to diabetes that is every 10 seconds 1 person dies due to diabetes.

 

Every 5 seconds 1 person develops diabetes.

 

Every 30 seconds a limb is lost due to diabetes.

 

It affects 7% of the world’s adult population and more than half of the people are aged between 20 and 60 years of age.

 

Every 5th diabetic is an Indian.

 

The budget allocated for diabetics will reach only 9.6% of diabetic population. That means another 90.4% of diabetics are deprived of the facility.

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What is diabetes?

Diabetes is a chronic disorder due to decreased insulin secretion or defective insulin action or both which results in high blood sugar status.

 

I.             What are the types of Diabetes?


I.What is the importance of Diet?

Diet has a very important role in prevention of Diabetes and good control of blood sugar in person with diabetes. Diet and lifestyle changes are important to prevent conversions of pre-diabetes to Diabetes.

II. What diet is ideal for me?

Follow a diet which is just right in calories for your weight as advised by your doctor. Diet should maintain an ideal weight, (it should not add or lose your weight).


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Foot problems:

15 TO 20% of Diabetes patients have foot problems.

10 to 15% of all hospital admissions are due to major foot infections.

50% of all Non-traumatic major amputations are due to Diabetes.


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B P should be measured at every visit.

Lipid profile every year.

PG and PPPG measured at every visit.

SMBG as adviced by doctor.

HbA1c every 6 months and every 3 months if glycaemic goal is not achieved.

Urine for microalbuminuria (According to Ratio) measured annually and if positive for microalbuminuria perform kidney function test.

Ophthalmological examination at diagnosis in type 2 Diabetes, and in type 1 Diabetes 5 years after the diagnosis, follow up examination every year.

Neuropathy screening at diagnosis and every 6 months thereafter

Annual Comprehensive foot examination to identify risk factors predictive of Ulcers and amputations at 6 months.

ECG Examination annually.

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I.What is Insulin?

Insulin is an important hormone produced naturally by beta cells of pancreas in our body.This hormone is very important in metabolism of glucose. It’s deficiency or defective action or both which cause diabetes.

I.             Is there any ways of increasing Insulin production in Diabetes?

Drugs like sulfonylureas will increase Insulin production to some extent. Physical activity, Exercise and drugs like glitazones will make available Insulin in the body to act more efficiently.


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Diabetes Mellitus fast becomes the common problem in the Indian population.

However it is very important to get treated by the Endocrinologist, who is the superspecialist of the Diabetes Mellitus .

Dr.Praveen Ramachandra is a trained endocrinologist, and delivers the best Diabetes Mellitus  care.  

He has special interest in: complicated Diabetes.

 

 

He can be contacted at:

DR. PRAVEEN RAMACHANDRA

CONSULTANT ENDOCRINOLOGIST (adult and pediatric endocrinologist)

MBBS ,MD, DM (ENDOCRINOLOGY), MRCP (ENDOCRINOLOGY) UK.

 

Hospitals:

     1.Columbia Asia Hospital, Hebbal, airport road, Bangalore 

daily between : 8.30 am to 1.00 pm and 6.30 to  8.30 pm.........monday to Saturday: 08041791000

 

     2. Fortis hospital sheshadripuram

FortisHospitals
#65,1stMainRoad,
Seshadripuram,Bengaluru-560020
India: 08040200899

         3.      Fortis hospital, rajajinagara

                 Fortis Hospitals

            Fortis Hospitals Limited, 
            111, West of Chord Road, 
            Opp. Rajajinagar 1st Block Junction, 
            Bangalore – 560 086. 

             4. Panacea hospital , basaweshara nagara

                                                for appointment       :080- 43307777

 

5. Dr shetty's medical  & aesthetics skin clinic, 1st, St. marks road (residency road). 1st floor, prestige building, above cash pharmacy, bangalore

                                      for appointment       :080-41125228

 

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