Diabetes Complications Articles

You Want to Avoid High Blood Pressure. Here's Why (and How).

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

A registered nurse walks us through the benefits of keeping your blood pressure in check.

The Link Between Heart Attacks and Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Heart attacks and diabetes are related in a number of ways. Learn how to reduce your risk.

Staying Healthy With Diabetes: Foot Problems

By Amy Campbell, MS, RD, CDE 1 Comment

Learn about common diabetic foot problems and their solutions.

Community Perspective: Living With Multiple Diagnoses

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Each Tuesday, we conduct a Q&A with our type 1 and type 2 community via Twitter and the hashtag #DCDE (Diabetic Connect, diabetes education). This week, special guest Ginger Vieira, type 1 PWD, personal trainer…

Inhaled Cannabis Shown to Reduce Diabetic Neuropathy Pain

By Danielle Cronquist 8 Comments

Researchers at the University of California conducted the first study on inhaled cannabis as a treatment for diabetic neuropathy pain.

The Connection Between Diabetes and Atrial Fibrillation

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Studies have found that those with diabetes may face a greater risk of developing atrial fibrillation.

Ultrasound Treatments Help Skin Ulcers Heal

By Victoria Candland 7 Comments

Could this new technique speed up the healing process and prevent your amputation risk? Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Am I Losing My Mind? Could It Be Because of Diabetes?

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Diabetes may cause mental decline in some people. Here's how to prevent and cope with this possible complication. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Staying Healthy With Diabetes: Controlling High Blood Pressure

By Amy Campbell, MS, RD, CDE 1 Comment

Learn how to prevent or control high blood pressure, a common diabetes complication.

Diabetic Hand Syndrome

By Jewels Doskicz, R.N. No Comments

As many as 67 percent of people living with diabetes may be experiencing one of these hand conditions. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Trigger Finger: Is Diabetes a Cause?

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 3 Comments

About 20 percent of people living with diabetes have this condition. Do you?

Nerve Decompression Surgery for Diabetic Neuropathy

By Danielle Cronquist 10 Comments

Could this surgery help fix your neuropathy problems?

Finding a Cure for Diabetic Neuropathy

By Victoria Candland 2 Comments

Stem cell therapy may be the answer for eradicating this common diabetes complication.

Staying Healthy with Diabetes: Gastroparesis

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE No Comments

Learn about preventing, diagnosing, and treating this form of diabetic neuropathy.

Statins May Cut Cancer Death Risk by Half

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Two recent studies suggest that taking statins can significantly reduce your chance of dying from several types of cancer.

Detecting Type 2 Diabetes Early May Reduce Heart Disease Death Risk

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Receiving early screening and treatment for type 2 diabetes may significantly reduce your risk of heart disease and death. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.