Diabetes in India India has a high number of people living with diabetes. It is important that they take proper medication and make lifestyle changes. Also, an absence of regular monitoring can lead to delays in treatment and diabetes-related complications. This is where continuous glucose monitoring devices come in, to help manage glucose levels thereby supporting holistic diabetes… Read More Making healthy lifestyle choices with Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)
I watched the much talked about multi-starrer, Pathan on first day, last show. Though at the outset, let me tell you, I’m not an SRK fan so my review is unbiased & authentic. In one word the movie was ENTERTAINING and my reason for watching a movie is entertainment only, like many others I know.Some… Read More Pathan – love it or hate it but you can’t ignore it!
I’m a huge fan of “Sex & the city” (SATC). But even my love for the show couldn’t save this sequel. “And just like that” features 3 of the main characters, Carrie, Miranda & Charlotte. What’s a show without the fun Samantha? I watched it for old time’s sake. For my love for the show, the deep… Read More Sex & the city reboot, “And just like that” got it all wrong!
I watched the latest Bollywood release, Brahmastra. Throughout the movie, we were intrigued by the back story and what’s going to happen next. It’s a very interesting plot bringing in our rich ancient mythology set against the back drop of the 21st century. It is a current love story tied to ancient forces. A movie… Read More Brahmastra – review & what to expect in the sequel!
Every woman looks forward to pregnancy. It’s a wonderful phase of life filled with excitement, joy, anticipation and a tinge of anxiety about what’s in store for the future. My pregnancy was special too. But it got complicated as I was diagnosed with gestational diabetes. Both my parents are diabetic & monitor their glucose levels regularly.… Read More Enhance your diabetes management experience with FreeStyle Libre
Diabetes – growing challenge in India Diabetes is a global health challenge. In India particularly, Diabetes is a growing challenge with estimated 8.7% diabetic population in the age group of 20 and 70 years.1 Among the top 10 countries in the world, India stands second with 69.2 million people with diabetes and another 36.5 million… Read More How managing diet and exercise are important for someone with diabetes
After two years, life is finally getting back to normal. Our son has resumed offline school, my husband has begun business travel and going to the office. We are getting back into the familiar routine. We can invite our family and friends home without any second thought about getting too many people together in one… Read More The perfect way to clean tough and greasy stains from kitchen
Festivals are perfect occasions for families to get together. Often, these gatherings are characterised by a variety of food in a typical Indian household. My parents are both diabetics. They are quite strict about what they eat. But my heart goes out as I see them resisting the temptation during these festive times as the… Read More 4 tricks to ensure the diabetic in your house enjoys the festive season
Magic, I have seen it happen Pushpa has two daughters and has been married ten years. Her parents got her married off, while in her teens to the first person they could find-never bothering about her choices, or the character of the man they were giving her away to. She had had to leave her education midway while her future husband was even less literate than… Read More Emerge as a butterfly
It’s been over 10 months our kids have been at home. Parents all over commonly express how this phase has particularly been hard. It’s been tough to manage with no play dates, no summer camp, no park time or external activities or play areas. I also initially struggled with this. However, on a day when my husband and I both… Read More The true heroes – Kids in lockdown