Diabetes Complications Articles

Another Yeast Infection?

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Diabetes makes you more susceptible to yeast infections. RN and PWD Jewels Doskicz explains why, answers common questions, and discusses treatment.

5 Ways to Fit Exercise Into Your Already Busy Life

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

These five exercise tips will allow you to get the benefits of exercise with the few minutes you have to spare every day.

News Flash: Neuropathy Isn’t Just Found in Older People With Diabetes

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Neuropathy isn't just for older adults with diabetes. Take action now to prevent problems and complications later on in life.

Neuropathy: What It Feels Like and How to Treat It

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 1 Comment

You've heard of neuropathy, but do you know what it feels like when you have it? RN Jewels Doskicz explores the pain and the treatments.

Could Your Digestive Issues Be Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency?

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency is relatively common in people with diabetes. Be aware of these signs, symptoms, and treatment options.

Barrier to Exercise With Type 2 Can Be Overcome

By Tom Betar 2 Comments

Here's help for developing and sticking with a good exercise plan.

Staying Healthy With Diabetes: Hearing Loss

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE 1 Comment

Learn why diabetes may lead to hearing loss and see tips to help you prevent it.

How Diabetes Is Different for Women

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Women who have diabetes face unique health risks and medical issues.

Staying Healthy with Diabetes: Oral Health

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE 1 Comment

Learn how to prevent painful and expensive dental problems linked to poorly controlled diabetes.

Diabetes and Your Eyes: What to Watch For

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Eye problems are common among people with diabetes, and can include diabetic macular edema, retinopathy, glaucoma, and cataracts.

Diabetes is the Root of Many Health Challenges

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Be on the lookout for these not-so-common ailments that may be due to your diabetes.

All You Need to Know About Cholesterol

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

It's important to know the basics about your cholesterol levels in order to know how to lower high cholesterol and protect your heart.

Staying Healthy With Diabetes: Fatty Liver Disease

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE No Comments

Unlike other complications, diabetes-related non-alcoholic fatty liver disease can often be reversed. Learn about causes, symptoms, treatments, and more.

Fight the Flu

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE No Comments

Flu is more dangerous for people with diabetes. Here's how to help prevent it and survive it.

Living With Diabetic Neuropathy

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Pain medications, mood-altering drugs, and talk therapy may help you manage pain from diabetic neuropathy.

Could You Have Diabetic Neuropathy?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Neuropathy is an especially important health issue for people with diabetes to learn about because it could greatly affect your life.