Diabetes can effect your entire body. High blood sugars especially puts the health of your smallest blood vessels at risk. This can lead to complications for your heart, eyes, feet, mouth, kidneys, and more. Have your A1C, cholesterol, blood pressure and kidneys checked at least twice a year. Have your teeth cleaned and to check for gum disease twice a year. Have your eyes examined once a year. See your podiatrist (foot doctor) once a year, unless issues with your feet arise.
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