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I breathe and sleep better after I quit smoking

Ramesh Koppikar, a heavy smoker for 35 years, made several unsuccessful attempts to quit smoking. It finally took...

Hypoglycaemia: The highs and the lows

Jimmy Ong from Singapore relates his personal experiences of being a patient with Type 1 Diabetes and suffering...

I wanted to improve my lot in life and take control of my diabetes

From being in denial to Diabetes Support Group member, Christine Lee, 62, talks about her 22-year tryst with diabetes....

5 tips to handle the Chinese new year festivities

Juliana Lim has had Type 2 diabetes for 27 years. Here she shares her tips to handle the CNY festive season  My...

Just bounce back to disciplined care soon - Helpful CNY tips from a person with diabetes

Ling, a person with diabetes from Singapore and a DSS team lead talks of how she deals with Lunar New Year festivities...

Tears of a Clown

Christina Kim, long one of the LPGA Tour's most effervescent personalities, opens up about her battle with depression...

For 13 years she was afraid of telling people she had Type 2 Diabetes

Today Juliana Lim from Singapore is a team leader in a Diabetes Support Group inspiring others to be open about their...

Diabetes has kept me healthy

SR Madhu, 73, has had diabetes for 23 years, and has avoided the health hazards faced by his peers. He thanks the...

Focus on exercise and diet control

Says Mumbai-based Pradeep , 59, who gave up sweets and took up yoga to keep his diabetes under control. Q. What...

My mother’s life with diabetes

A daughter and caregiver describes the toll diabetes took on her mother’s life and its impact on their family. By...

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