On World Diabetes Day, we present our latest article under Public Health and Homoeopathy Awareness series on Diabetes Mellitus: Salient Points to Remember and Role of Homeopathy.

Diabetes mellitus is now an established multi-system and challenging syndrome. It is attributed to various risk factors including lifestyle, stress and genetic predisposition. Diabetes mellitus is prevalent in almost every part of the world in today’s scenario. Once thought to be a disease of sedentary origin, it is now one of the most common endocrine disorders prevalent amongst every strata, sexes and ethnicity. This article lists common myths and facts and important points which may help us to understand and thus tackle diabetes mellitus in a better manner.