Diabetic retinopathy, a complication of diabetes, is characterized by damage to the retina which could lead to blindness. Though problems with eye health occur in a large number of diabetics, proper treatment and management of diabetes and frequent monitoring of the eyes can prevent such outcomes.
The dawn phenomenon is one of the most disturbing challenges for those of us who have diabetes. Many of us wonder about the puzzle of why our blood sugar level spontaneously rises during the last hours of sleep each night. This has also mystified our doctors and medical researchers, so much that they have published at least 187 articles in the…