International Journal of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2017

  • In-vivo Antidiabetic Activity of Methanolic Extract of Euphorbia hirta L

    Sangeeta Devi, Muneesh Kumar

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2017
    Pages: 36-39
    Received: 24 February 2017
    Accepted: 6 June 2017
    Published: 27 July 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijde.20170203.11
    Abstract: Diabetes is a metabolic disorder which results from pancreatic beta cells dysfunction & insulin resistance and are characterized by hyperglycemia. The in-vivo anti-diabetic potential of E. hirta L. was also determined so as to justify the traditional usage of the plant in treating diabetes. The result of the present study confirmed that the methano... Show More
  • Impact of Stress on Physiology of Endocrine System and on Immune System: A Review

    Sabina Khanam

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2017
    Pages: 40-42
    Received: 27 February 2017
    Accepted: 16 June 2017
    Published: 14 August 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijde.20170203.12
    Abstract: Stress is a condition of the body which change the equilibrium between the body and its environment. Stress is either short term or long term. short term stress may lasts for few hours but long term lasts for few months. long term stress causes many health problems like respiratory infections, lack of sleep, poor diet etc. Many hormones involve in ... Show More
  • Living with Type 1 Diabetes: The Influence of the Child’s Gender on Family Functioning

    Maurice Place, Alexandra Louise Whitehead, Joanna Reynolds

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2017
    Pages: 43-49
    Received: 15 July 2017
    Accepted: 28 July 2017
    Published: 18 August 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijde.20170203.13
    Abstract: Having a child with type 1 diabetes (T1D) has an impact on the family’s dynamics, but less is known about the specific influence the child’s gender exerts. The parents attending a routine diabetic review clinic were asked to complete the Family Adaptation and Cohesion Evaluation Scale (FACES-IV), and associated measures of family communication and ... Show More