The number of diabetics in India has crossed the 70 million mark! History tells us that humanity’s battles against disease have been decisively won only with adequate knowledge and awareness among the people. Diabetes Health, a bi-monthly magazine published by the Chellaram Foundation, is an initiative in this direction. It is a step focused in the direction of education and awareness. In every issue we hope to deal with topics relevant to diabetes, in the context of modern Indian life.
Lack of correct information can create a big hurdle for health care management. Awareness and timely medical intervention can help prevent many complications associated with chronic conditions such as Diabetes. Self-care especially when you have Diabetes is of utmost importance. This issue of Diabetes Health magazine provides 10 tips to stay healthy. These simple and easy tips will help you not just control Diabetes and its associated complications but conquer them as well. This issue provides in-depth information by various healthcare experts about the importance of diet, exercise, medication and glucose monitoring. The latest issue of Diabetes Health also covers topics such as tackling obesity with bariatric surgery, tips to live an enriched life and the role of pulse oximetry in monitoring health. Also in this issue: • Vegetarianism, Heart Disease and Diabetes • A simple app to monitor your meals • When should you exercise? • Quiz, answers to readers' queries, Diabetes news and a lot more