Diabetes informational articles

A type 2 diabetic donating blood.
Can diabetics donate blood?
May 22, 2024

Controlling your diabetes and keen to donate blood, but wondering can diabetics donate blood? Learn everything you need to know about diabetic blood donation.

A type 1 diabetic enjoying her travels on a bushwalk in Australia, wearing a continuous glucose monitor.
Diabetes and travel – 17 top tips to travel safe and stress-free
April 4, 2024

Keen to travel as a diabetic? It’s possible to effectively manage both diabetes and travel. These tips can help keep you stress-free and in control.

A doctor checking a diabetic patient's medical data through their personal health record app.
The importance of a personal health record app in diabetes management
January 11, 2024

Want to know if a personal health record app could help your diabetes management? Jigar, a HealthTech app developer, gives a comprehensive overview.

A meal, divided across the plate by its ingredients.
Top 4 techniques to manage your diabetes – Advice from a dietitian
October 10, 2023

Keen to improve your diabetes management? Lavleen, an award-winning dietitian, has identified 4 simple techniques that can help you manage your diabetes.

A couple with diabetes in a sexual relationship, spending some quality time together.
Diabetes and sex – Everything you need to know
October 10, 2023

Explore the connection between diabetes and sex. Learn how to maintain a fulfilling sex life while managing diabetes.

A type 2 diabetic with their partner, surrounded by nature.
Reversing type 2 diabetes naturally – Advice from a dietitian
September 26, 2023

Lavleen is an award-winning dietitian. She specialises in holistic nutrition, and has helped many clients reverse their type 2 diabetes naturally.

A pair of diabetic footwear.
Diabetic footwear – A comprehensive guide
September 15, 2023

Discover the benefits of diabetic footwear. Learn what options are available in India, and how to choose, care for and make the most of diabetes-friendly shoes.

A diabetic taking a spoonful of ghee out of a jar.
Is ghee good for diabetes?
September 6, 2023

Is ghee good for diabetes? Discover the truth about ghee for diabetes management. Learn the benefits, cooking tips, and best practices.

An artist's impression of stem cell therapy for diabetes.
Stem cell therapy for diabetes
August 7, 2023

Explore the potential of stem cell therapy for diabetes. Learn about the benefits, risks, availability, and future directions in India.

A beautician preparing a waxing for a client with diabetes.
Waxing and diabetes – An easy guide for diabetics
June 27, 2023

Discover how waxing and diabetes can go hand in hand. Learn about safe practices, benefits, and precautions for a successful hair removal experience.

Close-up of the skin of a person with varicose veins and diabetes.
Varicose veins and diabetes – A complete guide
June 22, 2023

Learn everything you need to know about varicose veins and diabetes. Find out what they are, how to reduce your risk as a diabetic, and how to treat them.

A glucose monitor, diabetic test strips, a finger prick device, and insulin syringes, sitting on a table.
How to dispose of diabetic test strips, lancets and needles
June 13, 2023

Learn how to dispose of diabetic test strips, lancets and needles, and protect yourself, your community and the environment.

A diabetic woman measuring her waistline.
Is weight loss in diabetes good or bad?
June 1, 2023

Wondering is weight loss in diabetes good or bad? Check out the benefits and risks, and learn how to safely lose weight and improve your diabetes management.

A diabetic woman getting a pedicure.
Can diabetics get pedicures?
June 1, 2023

Want to know can diabetics get pedicures? Learn the precautions, risks, and essential foot care practices, and look after your feet and your diabetes.

A diabetic alert dog, sitting on a beach.
Dogs assisting diabetics: What is it and how does it work?
June 1, 2023

Discover the benefits of dogs assisting diabetics. From early detection to emotional support, learn how dogs can transform diabetes management.

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