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Does Ayurveda Hold The Key To The Diabetes Problem In Children And Adults?
Ayurveda & Nutrition , Body Mind Complex , Lifestyle , Uncategorized
So what does Ayurveda have to offer for treating the lifestyle nightmare that Diabetes has come to be?
We asked some experts from Sri Sri Ayurveda all the questions where answers would be helpful, about Diabetes among children; and also does Ayurveda have any healthy alternative to calm sugar cravings?!
Too much sugar or glucose in the blood causes diabetes. Energy is stored in the body in the form of glucose. When glucose is not absorbed well in the blood, diabetes is caused. Insulin secreted by the pancreas is critical in absorbing this glucose in the body.
1) What are some common symptoms of Diabetes Type 2 in children?
Thirst, more hunger, itching, urination, dryness in the body are some of the most common symptoms. But with children diagnosed with Diabetes Type 1, it can be symptom-less. These symptoms do appear in Diabetes type 2.
2)What are the common lifestyle mistakes that lead to the disease?
It is widely known that erroneous lifestyle is the most common cause followed by hereditary and medical reasons leading to Diabetes. Wrong eating habits over prolonged periods of time can damage pancreatic function.
An important point to consider is the time of day we eat and how often do we eat. Today, snacking is very common. But for those who do not have Diabetes yet and wish to keep it at bay, Ayurveda recommendsDwikal Bhojanam two main meals a day. And other times, it is recommended to have something light like butterm Continue reading