NATURE MEDICINE

INSULIN PLANT

Insulin plant (COSTUS IGNEUS (OR )COSTUS PICTUS) is a relatively new entrant to Kerala and India. The plant is a late entrant to Kerala Ayurvedic medicinal herb scene mostly from USA. Insulin plant has not got a Malayalam name yet, except the occasional use of insulin chedy or insulin chedi, where chedy means a plant.… Continue reading INSULIN PLANT

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MYTH & FACT

Diabetics medicine myth

MYTH : High Sugar or Low Sugar is a serious disorder and needs to be controlled thru Diabetes medicine or Insulin In order to circumvent above mentioned process, the Doctor prescribe Diabetes medicine that forces the Pancreas to secrete Insulin irrespective of the quality of glucose. Now all the glucose in the blood will have… Continue reading Diabetics medicine myth

MYTH & FACT

Sugar-not a real cause for diabetes!

Till date, sugar has had a bad reputation and is linked seriously to the cause of heart disease, obesity, cavities, hyperactivity in children, and diabetes. The fact is that sugar per se is a source of 'empty' calories - that is, it provides no nutritional value aside from energy – but it certainly isn't the… Continue reading Sugar-not a real cause for diabetes!