person checking his diabetes

Addressing the challenge of the rising number of diabetes cases in youngsters

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic and potentially life-threatening condition characterized by the body losing its ability to produce insulin or beginning to produce less efficient insulin. People living with type-1 diabetes have to inject insulin regularly, as must some people with type-2 diabetes. Many people with type-2 diabetes can manage their condition with careful diet, […]

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What is role of bariatric surgery in the management of obesity and diabetes?

Spreading awareness about obesity and diabetes, My Medical Mantra takes up #FightObesity campaign

MyMedicalMantra, a dedicated health based news portal, has also joined hands with IFSO APC OSSICON 2017, to fight against obesity. Our aim is to spread awareness among the masses about obesity and diabetes.  In next few days, MyMedicalMantra will bring to you a series of articles, focusing on obesity and diabetes. In these articles we […]

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Casual approach of patient puts herself, child's life in danger

How bariatric surgery has gained prominence in the fight against diabesity

Diabetes and obesity are two sides of the same coin, say doctors. This close association between obesity and diabetes led to the term ‘Diabesity’ coined by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to spread awareness on these two diseases. According to medical experts, diabesity is the biggest burden on our health care system as obesity has […]

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