Hypertension and Diabetes: Poor Care for Patients at Community Health Centres (Original Articles) (Report)

Hypertension and Diabetes: Poor Care for Patients at Community Health Centres (Original Articles) (Report)

Public sector clinics dealing with patients with acute conditions rarely provide adequate care for those with chronic conditions or attempt to address their risk factors, and generally lack patient-centred initiatives to empower patients to become active partners in their own care. Planning to improve the way primary health care services deal with acute and chronic […]

Diabetes Control- Preventing Heart Disease and Strokes Naturally

Diabetes Control- Preventing Heart Disease and Strokes Naturally

The book “Diabetes Control- Preventing Heart Disease and Strokes Naturally” is a complete guide for diabetics that explains how the cardiovascular system works, how diabetes impacts the heart and vascular system, how you can repair some of the damage, increase circulation, and how to remove plaque from the arteries.Learn why diabetics are prone to silent […]

Hypolipidaemic & Hepatoprotective Effects of Psidium Guajava Raw Fruit Peel in Experimental Diabetes (Report)

Hypolipidaemic & Hepatoprotective Effects of Psidium Guajava Raw Fruit Peel in Experimental Diabetes (Report)

Psidium guajava (Family: Myrtaceae) is an economically important plant of high medicinal value (1-3). Psidium guajava is commonly known as guava. It needs a tropical location and full sun for its healthy growth. Flavonoids, gallic acid and tannins are invariably present in all part of the plant viz., fruit, leaves, stem bark and heartwood (4,5). […]

The DASH Diet Health Plan Cookbook: Easy and Delicious Recipes to Promote Weight Loss, Lower Blood Pressure and Help Prevent Diabetes

The DASH Diet Health Plan Cookbook: Easy and Delicious Recipes to Promote Weight Loss, Lower Blood Pressure and Help Prevent Diabetes

The DASH diet has been named by U.S. News & World Report year after year as its #1 choice in Best Diets Overall, Best Diets for Healthy Eating, and Best Diabetes Diets. THE DASH DIET COOKBOOK author, best-selling health and nutrition writer John Chatham, provides a straightforward approach to losing weight, reducing hypertension, and reducing […]

Whole-Organ Pancreas Transplantation at Baylor Regional Transplant Institute: A Chance to Cure Diabetes.

Whole-Organ Pancreas Transplantation at Baylor Regional Transplant Institute: A Chance to Cure Diabetes.

The first pancreas transplant was performed by Lillehei more than 40 years ago (1). As with most transplants in that era, it was fraught with complications, both technical and immunologic. However, with the advancements in surgical technique, immunosuppressive medicines, and immunologic testing, the success of pancreas transplantation has improved in the current era (2-5). Studies […]