Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 4/18. Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome (HHS) and Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) are two complications of
Diabetic ketoacidosis, a potentially lethal complication of diabetes, is often found associated with patients with type 1 diabetes. It typically
Reviewed by: Steven Chessler, M.D., Ph.D. 5/18. The nerves in our body are very important to our health and play significant roles in the body.
Diabetes, for far too long, has been characterized as a condition that shortens the life expectancy. Earlier, it was a condition that was diagnosed
People with diabetes know that getting sick can potentially mean a lot more for them than for others. That’s why it’s important to think about a
We’ve all heard of a bride or groom “getting cold feet” before walking down the aisle, but for people with diabetes, having cold feet takes on
Unless the weather is sweltering or you’re having hot flashes, excessive sweating is most likely an indication of a greater health issue. Ask
Dry eye syndrome (DES), also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is one of the most commonly diagnosed eye conditions, and people with diabetes are
You may already know that keeping your blood glucose under tight control can help you avoid a variety of diabetic complications. But did you know
Cells throughout the body, including muscle and fat cells, need the hormone insulin to turn glucose (a form of sugar) into energy. In healthy
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