Diabetes and Unani Medicine

In Unani medicine, the discussion on diabetes is based mainly on the signs and symptoms. Increase in thirst and micturition have been described unanimously by every Unani scholar as cardinal symptoms of diabetes and they had described diabetes by various terms like Dulaab, Istisqa-e-Amnas, Mo’attisha, Dawwarah, Barkariyyah, Zalaqul kulliya, ziyasqoos and Qaramees. Continue reading “Diabetes and Unani Medicine”