Diabetes is a disease that occurs when the pancreas is improperly functioning, and insulin is not regulated appropriately. This disease is on the rise, and many Americans are afflicted with Diabetes. Those dealing with diabetes may be recommended to seek out massage therapy to help their diabetic symptoms due to the many benefits.
Federal researchers on Wednesday reported the first broad national picture of progress against some of the most devastating complications of diabetes, which affects millions of Americans, finding that rates of heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and amputations fell sharply over the past two decades.
The two most common diabetes-related dental conditions include periodontal disease and dental caries. Other conditions may include; burning mouth syndrome, Candida infection, dry mouth, altered sensation of taste, altered tooth eruption and hypertrophy of the parotid glands. Non-dental health care providers often overlook diabetes-related complications that affect the oral cavity, which can have an enormous personal and financial impact on patients.