You and diabetes

Your weight and diabetes

If you are very overweight and you have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, the key to controlling your condition will be to loseRead more

Your eyes and diabetes

A common complication of diabetes is damage to the ‘seeing’ part of the eye. This is called diabetic retinopathy and if not treated itRead more

Your feet and diabetes

If you have diabetes your feet need special attention. This is because diabetes can reduce the supply of blood to your feet and causeRead more

Your nerves and diabetes

High blood sugar levels caused by diabetes can damage the small blood vessels that supply the nerves in your body. This means the nutrientsRead more

Your kidneys and diabetes

People with diabetes who are unable to keep their blood sugar and blood pressure levels under control are prone to developing chronic kidney disease.Read more