Diabetes affects the entire body and has many short and long term complications. Click the links below to view the information.

Type 1 Diabetes Complications
A listing of common type 1 diabetes complications.

Type 2 Diabetes Complications
A listing of common type 2 diabetes complications.

Diabetes and Your Body
An overview of the many effects diabetes can have throughout your body. It also contains information on reading food labels.

Heart

Taking Care of Your Heart
Topics covered include a definition of coronary artery disease and the ABC’s of prevention.

Treating High Blood Pressure in People with Diabetes
Topics covered include a definition of high blood pressure, goal, and recommendations for treatment.

Kidney

Kidney Disease (Nephropathy)
Topics covered include causes, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of kidney disease.

Transplantation
Topics covered include an overview of kidney transplantation and its risks and benefits.

Eye

Eye Complications
Topics covered include glaucoma, cataracts, and retinopathy.

Diabetic Neuropathy & Nerve Damage

Diabetic Neuropathy (Nerve Damage) and Diabetes
Topics covered include the types of nerve damage that can occur in diabetics and what to do when you have Diabetic Neuropathy.

Foot

Foot Complications
Topics covered include common foot problems in diabetics, for example, calluses, foot ulcers, etc.

Foot Care Dos and Donts
Good tips on how to take care of your feet.

Skin

Skin Complications
Topics covered include common skin problems that affect diabetics, for example, infections, itching, etc.

Gastroparesis

Gastroparesis & Diabetes
Topics covered include signs and symptoms, complications, diagnosis, and treatment of gastroparesis in diabetic patients.

Depression

Depression
Topics covered include how to detect depression, causes, and how to get help.