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Dr.Valerie West
(302) 731-0606
4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd # 208
Newark, DE
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Endocrinologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.2, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Valerie Anne West, MD
(302) 731-0606
4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 208
Newark, DE
Specialties
Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1976

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Jeffrey B Russell
(302) 738-4600
4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Endocrinology

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Jeffrey Barry Russell, MD
(302) 738-4600
4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 11
Newark, DE
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Christiana Care -Wilmington, Wilmington, De
Group Practice: Center For Human Reproduction

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George Kovalevsky
(302) 623-4244
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Endocrinology, Reproductive Endocrinology

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Dr.Adrienne Neithardt
(302) 623-4242
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd #3217
Newark, DE
Gender
F
Speciality
Endocrinologist
General Information
Hospital: Christiana
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Barbara A McGuirk
(302) 623-4244
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Reproductive Endocrinology

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Valerie Ann West
(302) 731-0606
4745 Ogletown Stanton Road
Newark, DE
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Ronald F Feinberg
(302) 623-4244
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Reproductive Endocrinology

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Ronald F Feinberg, MD
(302) 623-4242
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1983

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Yoga and Diabetes

One of the most common causes for deaths in the United States is diabetes. On an average, around 18 million Americans suffer from it. Diabetes occurs when the body fails to produce or use insulin, which converts sugar, starches and other food items into energy.

Diabetes is basically divided into two types: Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is caused due to the non-production of insulin and cannot be cured by yoga. Here the patient needs to use insulin shots or insulin pumps. On the other hand, Diabetes 2, which is caused by improper life style or stress-related ailments, can be effectively treated by yoga, if not cured fully. This is the most common form of diabetes and can be developed by anyone.

Yoga not only complements the lifestyle changes which are required to keep the diabetic symptoms under control, but also helps a lot in creating a life that is full of happiness and vitality. Yoga exercises reduce the harmful effects of stress-related ailments.

The most important yoga exercise for the people suffering from diabetes is sun salutation. What it tends to do is that it increases your blood supply to various parts of the body and hence improves the insulin administration in the body. This exercise is so effective that the benefits can be experienced instantly if four rounds are done within a minute. If practiced slowly, it gives the benefits of asanas.

After sun salutation, asanas proves as the most beneficial in the treatment for diabetes. Asanas gives stability and comfort to the body. Due to the various twisting and stretching experienced during the asanas, the internal organs of the body are stretched and subjected to strain. This results in the increase of blood supply and oxygen supply to the organs, thereby increasing its efficiency and functioning. The various asanas which prove beneficial for a diabetes patient are Dhanurasana, Ardhamatsyendrasana, Vajrasana Yoga Mudra, Pavan Muktasana, Sarvangasana, Halasana and Matsyasana.

After asanas, comes the pranayamas. Pranayamas has a calming effect on mind, brain and nervous system, which reduces the stress levels and thus helps in the treatment of diabetes. Pranayamas also increase the oxygen levels and reduces carbon dioxide levels in the blood. However, an important thing which has to be remembered while practicing the pranayamas is that it should be practiced under the expert guidance of a Yoga Guru.

Practice of meditation is also required for diabetic treatment a...

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