When #diabetes goes undiagnosed or unchecked, it can cause long-term, even life-threatening, complications. More than 25 million people in the U.S. are living with diabetes, and the numbers are increasing. Find out more about diabetes, the risks, treatment, and #prevention. - See more at: http://www.mountsinai.org/patient-care/service-areas/diabetes/infographic/diabetesinfo#sthash.Xc8sN4h6.dpuf
Prev post1 of 3Next According to the American Diabetes Association, 25.8 million Americans have diabetes and by 2020 half of all Americans will suffer from this disease. Diabetes causes high blood sugar (glucose) levels due to lack of insulin production or function. It is mainly classified as either Type 1, in which the body fails
What is diabetes type 2 ? What causes diabetes type 2 ? A chronic condition that affects the way the body processes blood sugar (glucose). If you have type 2 diabetes your body does not use insulin properly. This is called insulin resistance Decoding type 2 diabetes Infographic "Learn about blood glucose, risk factors and how you can take control if you suspect you have type 2 diabetes."
Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is an irreversible condition causing tingling and even numbness or pain in your arms and legs. This is caused by not controlling your blood sugar which leads to damage to the nerves in your limbs. If you get your Diabetes in check you can sometimes lessen the symptoms and stop it from progressing further. Hospitals will often have Diabetes clinics for local patients to attend,... FULL ARTICLE…
Some foods are worse for you than others and are increasing your risk of many conditions and diseases. We've put together a little info graphic for you of the TOP 10 cancer causing foods to avoid. While cancer is one of the worst, regularly eating the cancer causing foods in our top ten list can also lead to heart disease, diabetes, chronic inflammation, and so much more. // The Truth About Cancer
I DO NOT want to end up like this! Diet & exercise is key to regulating BS. PLUS taking meds if needed. Do not skip meds until DR says to stop. Swelling in the lower limb from diabetes causing the loss of the leg...
Both type-1 and type-2 diabetes caused by the same mechanism, researchers report. Toxic clumps of a hormone called amylin could be the underlying cause of the formation of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, according to a new study from the Universities of Manchester and Auckland.