Diabetes is one of the most common diseases plaguing the Indian population today. India is infamously known as the Diabetic Capital of the world. The four kinds of diabetes are – Type 1 diabetes/juvenile diabetes (insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus), Type 2 diabetes (non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus), Gestational diabetes and Prediabetes. Symptoms of diabetes include weight loss, fatigue, frequent urination, increased thirst and so on. If left unchecked, diabetes can lead to complications like heart attacks, cataract, glaucoma, peripheral neuropathy and so on.