Abnormal Glucose Levels
Diabetes and Your Eyes
The National Eye Institute offers a guide so that you can stay on TRACK and prevent blindness associated with eye conditions resultant from your diabetes.Read More
Diabetes can harm your eyes by damaging the small blood vessels in your retina. It also increases your risk of glaucoma.
Your doctor can catch problems early with regular eye exams.
Answers to common questions such as the most prevalent diabetic eye disease, symptoms, and detection.Read More
Skin and Nerve Conditions
Autonomic neuropathy affects the nerves in your body that control body systems.ADA Resource
Gastroparesis is a disorder affecting people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes in which the stomach takes too long to empty its content due to a damaged vagus nerve.ADA Resource
Peripheral neuropathy can cause tingling, pain, numbness,
or weakening in your feet and hands.
Diabetes can affect every part of the body, including the skin.
Such problems can often be the first sign that a person has diabetes,
and can be prevented or easily treated if caught early.