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High blood pressure is a problem in itself; coupled with Diabetes, It’s harder to Control

High blood pressure is a problem in itself; coupled with Diabetes, It’s harder to Control

Posted 05 July 2011 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

High blood pressure is one of the producers of What Causes Diabetes that you can control. People who suffer from high blood pressure are more likely to contract diabetes. Do what you are capable of to manage your cholesterol level and keep tabs on your blood pressure. This means it is a necessity for you to [...]

The Cause of Diabetes

The Cause of Diabetes

Posted 10 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

The cause of diabetes depends on the type. Type 2 diabetes is due primarily to lifestyle factors and genetics. Type 1 diabetes is also partly inherited and then triggered by certain infections, with some evidence pointing at Coxsackie B4 virus. There is a genetic element in individual susceptibility to some of these triggers which has been traced [...]

Millions of People Worldwide Suffer from Diabetes

Millions of People Worldwide Suffer from Diabetes

Posted 04 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

In 2000, according to the World Health Organization, at least 171 million people worldwide suffer from diabetes, or 2.8% of the population. Its incidence is increasing rapidly, and it is estimated that by 2030, this number will almost double. Diabetes mellitus occurs throughout the world, but is more common (especially type 2) in the more developed [...]

Diabetes Damages the Nerve Endings and Blood Vessels in Your Feet

Diabetes Damages the Nerve Endings and Blood Vessels in Your Feet

Posted 19 October 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

When you have diabetes, your feet need extra care and attention. Diabetes damages the nerve endings and blood vessels in your feet, making you less likely to notice when your feet are injured. Diabetes also interferes with your body’s ability to fight infection. If you develop a minor foot injury, it could become an ulcer [...]