Dr Jonathan Purnell decodes obesity and how best it can be avoided, in conversation with Dr Suganthi Kumaran
Dr Annika Janson focuses on how obesity can affect your tiny-tot’s health.
Childhood obesity is a global phenomenon affecting all socio-economic groups, irrespective of age, gender or race.
Dr Shaila Bhattacharya discusses the growing rates of obesity in children.
Obesity affects both developed and developing countries of all socio-economic groups, irrespective of age, sex or ethnicity.
Dr Roger Mazze explains why monitoring is indispensible for better managing the glucose levels.
Ambulatory glucose profile explained
When self-monitoring was first introduced way back in the 1980s, I developed a way of capturing the glucose values and then representing them to find any underlying patterns.
Dr Ameya Joshi is a Consultant Endocrinologist at Bhakti Vedanta hospital and Mandapeshwar clinic, Mumbai and Lifewave and Cloudnine hospital, Malad. He has done original work in Type 1 Diabetes related to osteoporosis and other autoimmunity. He is the recipient of Young Scholar Award by International Diabetes Federation.
Dr Vaman Khadilkar and Dr Anna Simon share their views on Type 1 Diabetes.
Type 1 Diabetes is one of the most common endocrine diseases seen in young children.
Dr Suresh Chari explains how pancreas maintains overall health.
Importance of pancreas
The pancreas plays an important role in the digestion of food. It is situated near the stomach close to the liver and small intestine.
Dr Kevin Yuen explains how steroid use affects your health.
What are steroids?
Steroids are man-made drugs that closely resemble cortisol, a hormone that the adrenal glands produce naturally.
Prof Dr Guillermo E Umpierrez highlights the dangers associated with high blood sugar levels and shares how best to manage it.
What is high blood sugar level?
Blood sugar control is the basis of managing Diabetes.
Dr A. Velumani discusses why the commonly prescribed thyroid function tests matter.
The thyroid is a butterfly shaped organ located in the front of the neck, just below the voice box and weighs just about 15 to 25 grams in adults.