Diabetes Complications Articles

How to Check Your Feet for Signs of Diabetic Neuropathy and Sores

By Amy Tenderich 1 Comment

Take extra care in choosing footwear that fits well, avoid walking around barefoot, and inspect your feet yourself every day. 

How to Prevent Diabetes Foot Damage

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Keeping your A1C, blood pressure, and lipid results (cholesterol and triglyceride levels) in a safe range are the most important factors to avoiding neuropathy.

Neuropathy Symptoms: Beware of Tingling Feet

By Amy Tenderich 3 Comments

If your feet are tingling, you may have neuropathy. Learn about your next steps here.

With Neuropathy, No Pain Isn't Always a Good Sign

By Amy Tenderich 1 Comment

If anything were really wrong with my foot, it would hurt … right? WRONG.

What is Diabetic Neuropathy? And What Does It Have to Do With Your Feet?

By Amy Tenderich 4 Comments

Do you really know why foot damage occurs with diabetes?

Your Diabetic Feet: Tips to Avoid Neuropathy and Other Foot Complications

By Amy Tenderich 3 Comments

Diabetes can cause problems, literally head-to-toe. And the damage that can occur to your feet is no joke.

Intimacy — Tip 4: It Happens to Women, Too

By Amy Tenderich No Comments

Diabetes-related sexual troubles plague an enormous number of people with all types of diabetes, including plenty of women. 

Mental Game Tip 3: Try Relaxation Techniques

By Amy Tenderich 1 Comment

Relaxation can help you deal with your "everyday frustrations" of diabetes.

Mental Game Tip 2: Get Screened for Serious Distress

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Negative feelings and a sense of being overwhelmed are incredibly common among people with diabetes.

How to Beat the Psychological and Physical Damage of Diabetes Complications

By Amy Tenderich 1 Comment

We tend to think of developing complications as “the end of the line.” Not so.

Complications from Diabetes Are Not Inevitable

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Having diabetes does not mean that all this bodily damage is necessarily in your future. You can work to avoid it.

Minimize the Risk of Diabetes Complications with Regular Screenings

By Amy Tenderich 1 Comment

Regular screenings are key to preventing diabetic complications.

Complications Creep Up. Don't Let Them.

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Diabetes-related complications may seem to appear suddenly, they are actually the outcome of long periods of poor diabetes care.

Use Knowledge to Prevent Diabetes Complications

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Knowing what complications you may face as a diabetic is a big key to preventing them.

5 Tips For Avoiding Diabetes Complications

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One of the biggest concerns with managing diabetes is keeping up with the complications and how to avoid them. Check out these 5 tips on avoiding complications.