Patients with diabetes have higher death rates than people who do not have diabetes regardless of sex, age, or other factors. Heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death in these patients. All lifestyle and medical efforts should be made to reduce the risk for these conditions.
People with type 2 diabetes are also at risk for nerve damage (neuropathy) and abnormalities in both small and large blood vessels (vascular injuries) that occur as part of the diabetic disease...Read more
This is part of the series, Misleading Gallbladder Diagnosis Leads To Better Diabetes Management July 8, 2004, was all about hitting... Read more »
Once again I am moved to address a huge concern for teens and young adults: admission to the hospital for something unrelated to diabetes.... Read more »
Every day in travels to my outpatient clinics, I observe the process of maturation of my patients as they grow through kindergarten and... Read more »