ABOUT DIABETES

Diabetic Symptoms and Risk Factors


The common diabetes symptoms include:

  • Frequent urination
  • Excessive thirst
  • Extreme hunger
  • Unusual weight loss
  • Increased fatigue
  • Irritability
  • Blurry vision
  • Cuts or sores that are slow to heal
  • Itchy skin, skin infections, infection in private parts
  • Burning or numb feet, Leg pain

If you think you have one or more of these symptoms that could be diabetes and you should see your doctor. Unfortunately, only in about 30% diabetic people these symptoms may appear, majority of the diabetic people may not experience these symptoms and they go undiagnosed for longer period till they develop major complications like renal failure or heart attack.

Hence who ever is at risk of developing diabetes should check the blood sugars regularly.

Diabetes risk factors includes:

  • Obesity and overweight
  • Lack of exercise
  • Previously identified glucose intolerance
  • Unhealthy diet
  • Age > 35yrs
  • High blood pressure and high cholesterol
  • Family history of diabetes
  • History of gestational diabetes.


IF YOU THINK YOU ARE AT RISK OF DIABETES, GET TESTED!



      OPD TIME

Aditya Birla Hospital,
Chinchwad,
Pune - 411003,
Phone No: 020-30717610 / 3071714
Available on: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday,
Timing: 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM

Dr. Gade's Diabetes & Womens Clinic,
Sukhwani Chamber,Near Ratna Hotel,Ambedkar Chowk,
Station Road,Pimpri,
Pune-411018.
Available on: Monday, Tuesday , Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Mob. No: 7719907788
Timing:6.00 to 9.00 p.m.

Shendge Hospital,
Available on: 2nd Sunday

Nisarg Nirmiti,
Kokane Chowk,
Near Reliance Mall,
Pimple Saudagar.
Available on: Wednesday & Saturday

Vignaharta Polyclinic
Near Tapovan Temple, behind Vignaharta medical store,
Pimpri,
Pune-411018.
Available on: Tuesday and Friday

Mob. No: (020)27415444
Timing: 11.00 p.m to 2.00 p.m.

Wakad
3rd floor, health plaza, above Asturkar Lab,
next to Palash society,
oppo Wellness medical,
Janoba Chowk near
Dutta Mandir,
Pune-411018.
Available on: Wed - 5 pm to 8 pm
Available on: Sat-11 am to 2pm

Mangalmurthi medical
Rajyog Shastri Chowk ,
Alandi Road,Bhosari,
Pune-411018.
Mob. No: 9960928925
Timing:Every Thursday