Diabetes Complications Articles

A Chocolatey Way to a Healthier Heart

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Researchers have found a possible link between chocolate and heart health.

What You Should Know about Diabetic Eye Disease

By Victoria Candland No Comments

A retina specialist teaches us about treatments for diabetic eye diseases and the dangers of ignoring symptoms.

Staying Healthy With Diabetes: Neuropathy

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE No Comments

Learn the causes and symptoms of diabetic neuropathy and steps you can take now to help prevent or control diabetic nerve damage.

The Basics of Kidney Disease

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Learn the basics of kidney disease so you can recognize the signs and symptoms and understand your risks.

Cardiology 101: What You Need to Know

By Jewels Doskicz, R.N. No Comments

What you need to know about seeing your cardiologist to ensure good heart health.

10 Tips to Keep Your Kidneys in Tip-Top Shape

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

10 ways you can protect yourself from kidney disease, a serious diabetes complication.

Topical Pain Agents for Pain Relief

By Lana Barhum No Comments

Learn about your topical treatment options to manage painful diabetic neuropathy.

Are Your Neuropathy Symptoms Caused By a Vitamin Deficiency?

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

You may be able to solve some of your neuropathy pain with a B-12 supplement.

Common Side Effects of Diabetes Medications

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 2 Comments

Understanding the associated side effects of some diabetes medications is important.

Understanding Diabetic Eye Complications

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

There are a number of eye complications that can manifest as a result of diabetes.

Walk 2 Minutes an Hour, Live Longer

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Could walking for just two minutes every hour decrease your risk for disease and death?

Exercise May Help You Cope with Diabetic Neuropathy Pain

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

Aerobic exercise can help you build psychological mechanisms to manage neuropathy pain.

Staying Healthy with Diabetes: Protecting Your Eyes

By Amy Campbell MS, RD, CDE 6 Comments

Diabetes doesn't have to threaten your eyesight. Here's what you can do to help prevent blindness caused by diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes: Managing Blood Sugars and Insulin Under Stress

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Stress hormones have the side effect of raising blood glucose levels and hindering insulin’s blood glucose-lowering effect.

The Symptoms of Common Diabetes Complications

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Diabetes complications can be scary to consider, but you need to stay on top of the possibility that you may be at high risk for them.

Drinking Coffee Linked to Heart Health

By Danielle Cronquist 2 Comments

A recent study shows that coffee may help reduce calcium buildup in arteries.