How to manage your diabetes this Ramzan?

Posted on June 11, 2016 with 0 comments

How to manage your diabetes this Ramzan? Ramadan fasting improves diabetes by lowering the blood glucose and HbA1c because of fewer postprandial peaks. However, certain prinicples should be followed to avoid hypoglycemia because of prolonged fasting. 1. Patient of Diet and Excercise: Consider modifying the time and intensity of physical activity; ensure adequate fluid intake […]

How to manage your diabetes this Ramzan?

Posted on May 16, 2018 with 0 comments

Ramadan fasting improves diabetes by lowering the blood glucose and HbA1c because of fewer postprandial peaks. However, certain prinicples should be followed to avoid hypoglycemia because of prolonged fasting. 1. Patient of Diet and Excercise: Consider modifying the time and intensity of physical activity; ensure adequate fluid intake 2. Patient on Metformin 500mg thrice daily: […]

HbA1c 7% or 8% for Diabetes

Posted on March 28, 2018 with 0 comments

HbA1c 7% or 8% for Diabetes நமது உடம்பில் கணையம் எனும் நாளமில்லா சுரப்பியில் இருந்து சுரக்கும் இன்சுலின் எனும் ஹோர்மோன் குறைவாக சுரக்கும் போதும் சரியாக வேலை செய்யாத போதும் இரத்தத்தில் உள்ள சர்க்கரை அளவு அதிகரிக்கும். சர்க்கரை நோயாளிகள், உடலிலுள்ள சர்க்கரையின் அளவை பரிசோதனை செய்வதுக்கொள்வது போல், ஹெச்.பி.ஏ.1.சி. (HbA1c) பரிசோதனையும் செய்துக்கொள்ளவது நல்லது. இந்த பரிசோதனையின் மூலம் கிடைக்கும் அளவு, ரத்தச்சிவப்பணுக்களிலுள்ள சர்க்கரை அளவின் குறிக்கும். ஹெச்.பி.ஏ.1.சி. பரிசோதனையில், ஹெச்.பி.எல்.சி. (HPLC […]

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (Diabetes in Pregnancy)

Posted on April 4, 2018 with 0 comments

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) is one or commonly called as Diabetes in Pregnancy is defined as any degree of glucose intolerance appearing or first being recognized during pregnancy. Of the many forms of diabetes, the prevalence of gestational diabetes is on the rise in India with about 3 million cases diagnosed annually. In this condition, […]

Endocrinologist in Apollo Hospitals, Chennai – Diabetologist/Thyroid specialist

Posted on September 14, 2016 with 0 comments

 

Dr.S.Ramkumar is working as Assistant Professor in Endocrinology and consulting as Endocrinologist in Apollo Main Hospital, Chennai daily in the Department of Diabetes & Endocrinology, by appointment daily 2- 5pm. Phone: 044 28296580.

Dr.S.Ramkumar’s designation:
Assistant Professor in Endocrinology, Madras Medical College
&
Consultant – Pediatric and Adult Endocrinologist, Diabetologist & Thyroid Specialist