Vidya Sury

Going A-Musing, Collecting Smiles

Value of Values

What comes to mind when you see the word “Values”? All the qualities that one ought to have, to be liked by people, to lead a fulfilling and successful life, right? Today, I’d like to share a leaf from my training notebook, something which formed part of the introductory session for freshers to ease them into a rather rigorous sales training program. We believed that without personal values, no…

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Neuropathy in Diabetes

Nerve damage or Neuropathy in Diabetes

Nerve damage from diabetes is called diabetic neuropathy. Some form of nerve damage is common in those suffering from type 1 or type 2 diabetes, especially if they’ve had the condition for some years and if ignored, this can lead to several complications.

By the time I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, my right leg, from the calf down already had some…

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Sharing Your Heart Smile with World by @JoyChristin

Sharing Your Heart Smile with World by @JoyChristin

So now you are probably wondering – back to back guest posts eh? Yes! I actually had a post titled “Smiles” scheduled. Then, while chatting with my dear friend Joy of Facets of Joy,I mentioned how lovely it was when she was here last year for the letter J with Joy is here. I invited her to guest post and she asked which letters were free – and I told her “whatever you want”.  She chose S. I said…

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Myths and Facts About Type 2 Diabetes

Myths and Facts About Type 2 Diabetes

Myths and Facts About Type 2 diabetes

Living with type 2 diabetes is tough enough. The kind of information overload online – myths and facts about type 2 diabetes – and not knowing what to believe is like the last straw on that fabled camel’s back. With type 2 diabetes, the moment the diagnosis is made, a million questions come up – mostly about diet; Can I eat this? Should I eat that?

Then there…

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Lifestyle tips for living with type 2 diabetes

Lifestyle tips for living with type 2 diabetes

Lifestyle tips for living with type 2 diabetes

One of the biggest responsibilities of those living with type 2 diabetes is to manage their lifestyle and look after their health. This makes it easier to handle the diabetes to prevent, if not arrest the complications of diabetes.

Starting with conscious self-care, which I have developed into a habit, I have learned to be responsible for my own…

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Quotes, especially inspiring quotes are a great source of encouragement for me.  I don’t mind admitting that I am a quote-junkie and enjoy reading them. When I was a little girl, my Mom would make little greeting cards for me whenever I needed a little push and write an inspiring quote in it.  So it became a habit over time and before I knew it, I started collecting them.

I can reel off one for…

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