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December 10 ,  2017
  • Sweet kill
    COVER STORY

    Sweet kill

    By Mini P Thomas | December 10, 2017

    Earlier the disease of the elderly and the rich, diabetes now affects children and adolescents, and the poor in India. It...

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  • National nightmare
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    National nightmare

    By Dr Aishwarya Krishnamurthy & Dr Nikhil Tandon | December 10, 2017

    Indian physicians around 1500 BC were among the first to identify diabetes as a deadly disease. They named it “madhumeha”,...

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  • Constant vigilance
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    Constant vigilance

    By Mini P Thomas | December 10, 2017

    Elderly patients need to be counselled on diabetes care to avoid preventable complications

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  • Mid-life maladies
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    Mid-life maladies

    By Mini P Thomas | December 10, 2017

    Life is more challenging for diabetics who are in their 40s and 50s

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  • Teenage angst
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    Teenage angst

    By Mini P Thomas | December 10, 2017

    The complications of diabetes are worse in children

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