Diabetes

Thyroid Disease and Diabetes

Research suggests that if you have diabetes, then you are more likely to suffer from thyroid disease. And vice versa. This means that if you have been diagnosed with either of the diseases, you need to become more concerned and aware of the consequences.

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Diabetes and Your Sex Drive

If you already have diabetes, then you will not be surprised to see that it has a connection with how you feel towards sex. If you have recently acquired it, or someone you know has developed the condition, you may want to read up on everything about diabetes and the symptoms it can give rise to. Before getting into the details, let’s first be clear that as long as diabetes is managed effectively,  most people can lead a very normal life.

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Diabetes and PCOS

You may be surprised to know that PCOS is quite similar to diabetes. From symptoms to side effects, the conditions are so similar that PCOS is often a predecessor to diabetes. But this is not where the connection ends. Rather, studies show that women who have PCOS are more at risk of developing a diabetic condition. If you are not sure about PCOS and what happens when a person develops diabetes, then here is some detailed information for you.

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Diabetes and Obesity

Have you noticed that most people who have diabetes seem to be overweight?  You may be thinking there has to be a connection and you may not be surprised to know that there is.  Is it diabetes that gives rise to obesity or the other way round? What are the reasons they occur in the first place?

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Diabetes and Menopause

Diabetes and menopause, two things that can go hand in hand as you age. But keep in mind that just because you are close to menopause, does not mean that you are likely to acquire diabetes. Although it wouldn’t be wrong to say that in recent years, more and more women seem to have a higher chance of being diagnosed with diabetes as soon as they go through menopause.

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Diabetes and Kidney Disease

Diabetes and Kidney Disease

Did you know that 50% of diabetics experience some kind of kidney issue at some point in their lives? As shocking as this may be, you will be even more surprised that kidney disease and diabetes pretty much go hand in hand. This means that if you are already diabetic or have recently been diagnosed with the condition, you need to not only keep your blood sugar under control, but will also need to keep an eye on the health of your kidneys.

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