Surgical intervention for diabetic foot

Surgical intervention for diabetic foot

Diabetic foot is a situation when the foot is rotting in diabetes mellitus. Diabetes mellitus disrupts the work of the pancreas, the gland ceases to produce insulin normally, which causes an increased level of sugar in the blood. And sugar has a toxic effect, which is why gangrene of the foot occurs in diabetes mellitus. …

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How to lose weight with type 2 diabetes?

How to lose weight with type 2 diabetes?

Everyone knows that diabetes and excess weight are interrelated phenomena. Therefore, it often seems that you will not be able to lose weight with diabetes. But this is not the case, say nutritionists. Of course, losing weight with diabetes is somewhat more difficult than without it. “It’s all about the hormone insulin,” says Gina Jalowic, …

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How to lose weight with diabetes

How to lose weight with diabetes

Diabetes dictates its own rules. And if the doctor says that you need to lose weight – do not look for arguments in defense of excess weight. Because it is the main factor that complicates the course of the disease. And anyone who has not yet been diagnosed with diabetes, but who is overweight and …

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Review more evidence needed for metformin in children with type 2 diabetes

Review more evidence needed for metformin in children with type 2 diabetes

It should be noted that type 2 diabetes (primarily insulin resistance) is an integral part of the so-called metabolic syndrome, which is visceral obesity, dyslipidemia (increased TG, LDL-C, decreased HDL-C), and arterial hypertension. Metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes, as one of its manifestations, are the leading causes of death in developed countries in Europe …

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Mediterranean diet can improve glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes

Mediterranean diet can improve glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes

What is the Mediterranean diet? The reason why this diet was awarded the title of Mediterranean is that residents of France, Spain, Italy and Greece, that is, countries belonging to the Mediterranean basin, according to who, occupy a leading position in the number of centenarians. Scientists became interested in the reason for this fact. Of …

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