Doctor in Sankar's Diabetes Thyroid & Hypertension Clinics
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As a paitents I am getting more treatment satisfaction from Dr.Sankar Nath Jha .He given his best for the treatment and also he given excellent explanation for treat to paitents.His treatment quality is excellent.Dr.Denied Nath Jha given his best effort to treated us
I was suffering from uncontrolled diabetes with hypertension..consulted various renowned physicians but not relieved of my sufferings..But now i am much better with Dr Shankar Nath Jha's treatment...He is really very caring towards his patients..
All diabetic patients are very satisfy the way he diagnose . My uncle is very much happy under his treatment.
Sujjt Kr Sinha
Its my first time visit , I need more visit to say anything , but first experience is very good
I m very much satisfied for you consultation.Your experiences & diagnostic is very good ..
Very much satisfied..most caring doctor I have ever met.. thanks a lot doctor
You are one of the best doctor i have ever meet
a very good doctor and very much improvement.
Most caring..smiling face...energetic
Nice behaviour, Excellent treatment
very caring and good doctor
A very good doctor
The first and the most important thing to be cleared is what exactly insulin is. Now we all are well accustomed with the fact that we get the energy to do what we do by eating the food we eat. So how exactly is all this energy generated? That is exactly what is going to be explained in the briefest way possible.
Most carbohydrates contain a type of sugar known as glucose. After we finish eating, the carbohydrates break down into smaller sugar molecules called glucose inside the digestive tract. Pancreas is a gland, which is located somewhere behind the stomach and is the source of all the endocrine functioning. This gland produces a hormone named Insulin. When the glucose molecules are released into our bloodstream, this insulin helps the cells throughout our body to soak up these simple sugar molecules and use them for providing the body with energy. Now that our base is clear, let’s move on to the importance of insulin in our body.
Insulin helps our body to absorb glucose and provides the body with all the energy to do what it does. Another really important task that insulin does is balance the glucose levels in our blood. As soon as there is extra glucose in our blood-stream, insulin gives a signal in which the excess glucose is stored in the liver for future use, i.e, in situations when blood sugar drops and the body needs an extra energy boost.
Occurrence of diabetes
In a certain turn of events, when the body refuses to use the insulin properly or in worse cases, the body fails to produce enough insulin, diabetes mellitus occurs. Diabetes can be of two kinds:
Type 1 - In this case, the immune system destroys all the insulin producing cells, thereby, ceasing the production of insulin. As such, insulin injections are mandatory to maintain blood sugar levels.
Type 2 - In this case, the body does not respond well to the instructions of insulin and the sugar level in the body is not regulated. The body in turn produces a lot of insulin in a desperate attempt to improve blood sugar levels. The patients can turn the situation over by changing their food habits and lifestyle and taking certain medications.
For people taking insulin treatment, it is good to note that insulin can be of rapid acting type, short-acting type, long-acting type and intermediate-acting type.