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People Living with Diabetes are Twice as Likely to Develop Serious Gum Disease

People Living with Diabetes are Twice as Likely to Develop Serious Gum Disease

Posted 14 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

   For the nearly 24 million Americans that have diabetes, many may be surprised to learn about an unexpected complication associated with this condition. Research shows that there is an increased prevalence of gum disease among those with diabetes, adding serious gum disease to the list of other complications associated with diabetes, such as heart disease, [...]

Diabetes is a Disease of Improper Metabolism

Diabetes is a Disease of Improper Metabolism

Posted 21 September 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

Diabetes is a disease of improper metabolism; it is not a disease of improper blood sugars. Elevated blood sugar is not the cause of diabetes, it is a symptom. The lack of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism is the direct cause of the many complications of diabetes; kidney failure, blindness, amputations, heart disease, stroke, neuropathy, progressing wounds, [...]