What can make a child with type 1 diabetes mellitus happy?
Chronic health conditions such as Diabetes have the potential to cause stress, fear & anxiety and depression in the patient, it can be more when the patient is a child. Hence, take steps to recognise and cope these feelings - acknowledge your child's feelings, encourage active health care, build independence, help kids find their strengths, correct their misconceptions, positive reinforcements from friends & teachers, enroll in Diabetes support groups and counselling.
With time, raised blood sugar levels can damage the blood vessels and nerves that control the heart. Additionally, people with diabetes are also more likely to have other conditions that raise the risk for heart disease/ stroke such as high blood pressure and deranged cholesterol or triglyceride levels.
Jamun fruits convert starch into energy and maintain blood sugar levels by increasing insulin activity and sensitivity.
Regaining weight must be under dietician observation with balanced nutritious meals.
Few fruits are oranges, melon, berries, apples, bananas, grapes and are to be taken in moderation, also in fresh form.