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Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases in the United States.  Here are some exciting advances in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.


Are You in Diabetes Denial?

If you don’t believe that your diabetes is serious, you will be putting yourself in danger.
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Diabetes and Bladder Infections

If you have diabetes, you are up to twice as likely as those without the disease to develop these often painful infections. But there’s a lot you can do to avoid them and to ease your discomfort when they do strike.

What Diabetes Does to Your Kidneys

Diabetes can lead to chronic kidney disease.
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Managing High Blood Pressure with Diabetes

If you have both diabetes and hypertension, you're at a much greater risk for cardiovascular disease.

The Diabetes Epidemic in African Americans

African-Americans are almost twice as likely to have type 2 diabetes than non-Hispanic whites.

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The Importance of Getting Exercise with Diabetes

Exercising with diabetes can provide you with all kinds of health benefits.
Having a Good Relationship with Your Diabetes Doctor

It's important to be able to communicate with your doctor if you have diabetes.

Vitamin Deficiencies and Diabetes

Studies suggest a lack of certain nutrients in your diet may affect how diabetes develops.
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How Thyroid Disease Affects Diabetes

If thyroid disease goes untreated, it can make your diabetes worse.
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Facing the Stigma of Diabetes

Have you ever felt embarrassed or judged because you have diabetes? You’re not alone.
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The Diabetes-Heart Disease Connection

High blood sugar and other diabetes-related problems harm the heart in several major ways.

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Understanding the Results of Your A1C Test

This test is the best way for you to know whether your blood sugar is under control.

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