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Caring for Your Feet-Diabetes and Foot Pain

One of the most common complaints that people with diabetes have is the concern about their feet. Diabetics are very prone to developing foot problems becasue of a lack of poor circulation and issues with proper insulin supply which can have a great affect on the nerves in the body and particularly the feet. Diabetes and foot pain is an issue that really needs to be addressed for those that are both newly diagnosed and those that have had the disease for many years.

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Posted by - September 16, 2011 at 5:32 pm

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The Link Between Diabetes and Blindness

Proper management of diabetes is very important in order to prevent a number of conditions such as heart disease, nerve damage and even blindness. The link between diabetes and blindness is very prevalent. Studies have shown that diabetes is one of the leading causes of blindness in adults. People that have diabetes are much more likely to develop a number of eye diseases that can rob them of their eyesight.

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Posted by - September 16, 2011 at 5:32 pm

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Understanding Diabetes and Neuropathy

Diabetes and neuropathy are very much related and this condition must be monitored in order to ensure that the feet are properly cared for. Those that have numbness in the feet are more likely to also have some form of pain associated with this particular condition. There are many people that aim to manage this condition by taking the time to become knowledgeable about the different aspects of this condition and how properly managing diabetes can help to one also manage neuropathy.

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Posted by - September 16, 2011 at 5:31 pm

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Understanding Diabetes and Oral Health

Most people are aware that there is a link between diabetes and many other conditions such as blindness and foot pain. However, some people may not be aware that there is also a link between diabetes and oral health. Diabetes is a condition that affects the entire body. It is caused by an excess of glucose in the bloodstream which has a tremendous effect on the way the body functions. Many are able to manage their diabetes through insulin shots or by monitoring their blood sugar and controling the amount of glucose in their blood via diet.

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Posted by - September 16, 2011 at 5:29 pm

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Understanding Diabetes Insurance

Diabetes insurance is one of the most highly sought after forms of insurance coverage around because there are literally millions of people that are living with the condition on a daily basis. Whether someone has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes it is necessary find individuals to locate an insurance that will adequately provide them with the proper coverage so that the medicines and other diabetic supplies can be obtained as needed. Diabetes can be properly maintained with a change in lifestyle habits and by getting the necessary treatment. For this reason, it is very important for individuals to have the health coverage needed in order to obtain treatment for diabetes.

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Posted by - September 16, 2011 at 5:28 pm

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