Rukshan

Dr Rukshan Ranatunge is a graduate from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya (MBBS). He is currently working as a doctor in Sri Lanka.

Treat Your Diabetic Wounds Early And Avoid Painful Amputations

Diabetic wounds are one of many nasty complications of long term uncontrolled diabetes.  Diabetic foot wounds can end up in amputations that can affect your quality of life, and it can also leave you permanently disabled. Therefore it is crucial to treat these wounds as early as possible. In a previous post, I discussed how …

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Gestational Diabetes And What You Need To Know Before Pregnancy

Diabetes can affect people of all ages. Diabetes can also occur during pregnancy, or existing diabetes can complicate the pregnancy. The condition is called gestational diabetes.  Pregnancy is a time where a lot of physiological changes occur within a female. For example, females can their immune system changes to accept the foreign fetus growing inside …

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