Tag Archives: Diabetes

Diabetes prevention : Govt Action Plan

Action plan for diabetes prevention Diabetes is one of the major Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) affecting people across the Globe including India. The Government has taken a number of steps for prevention and control of diabetes. Government of India launched National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS) which is… Read More »

Study of Type-2 Diabetes in women in 13 states

Type-2 Diabetes in women The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has undertaken a large scale epidemiological study on Task Force Projects on diabetes “ICMR – India Diabetes Study (ICMR INDIAB) Study” which looked at the prevalence of diabetes in different States.  The prevalence of type 2 diabetes (among women aged ≥ 20 years) in 13… Read More »

Ayurvedic Formulation for Treatment of Malaria & Diabetes

Agreement for Commercialisation of an Ayurvedic Formulation for Treatment of Malaria and an Ayurvedic Formulation for Treatment of Diabetes National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), an Enterprise of the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi and M/s Dabur India Ltd., New Delhi have entered into License… Read More »