Did you know that 280 Australians develop Diabetes every day?
Diabetes Mellitus is a condition where insulin, which is a hormone that controls blood glucose levels, is no longer produced or can no longer produce sufficient amounts to break down the glucose in your body. Diabetes affects many parts of the human body and can damage the internal organs if not monitored with correct medication, diet and lifestyle changes.
Diabetes can cause damage to the eyes, teeth, gums, heart, kidneys, blood vessels and nerves.
There are a variety of causes for Type 2 Diabetes. If you have a family history of Diabetes, you may be more likely to develop the condition if you are not cautious.
Some causes of Diabetes Mellitus include:
Overweight or obesity
High intake of processed foods and refined sugars
Lack of dietary fiber and nutritious food
Living a sedentary lifestyle
Increasing age Stress
Although Hijama is not a cure for diabetes, it can assist by detoxing the body and blood by reducing the toxic accumulated waste in the body and improving blood circulation. Hijama also assists in cleansing the blood and cells, resolving stagnation and blood stasis in the body.
Diabetes can make it difficult to control your blood pressure and cholesterol, which can lead to heart attack and stroke and other serious conditions.
Hijama increases blood flow in the body and improves circulation; it also reduces blood pressure and cholesterol when performed regularly.
It is important to maintain a healthy diet that is high in dietary fiber and nutritious food and maintain an active lifestyle.
At Masnad Health Clinic, we have Dietitians, Chinese Medicine Therapists, and Podiatrists who can assist you in managing your diabetes and help you enjoy a more balanced lifestyle.