Diabetic Complications 

High Cholesterol In Diabetes – A Guide To Diabetes and High Cholesterol

Having diabetes puts you at a higher risk of developing high cholesterol, diabetes often lowers HDL (“good”) cholesterol levels and raises LDL (“bad”) cholesterol levels. The ideal LDL cholesterol level is under 100mg/dL anything over 130mg/dL is classed as elevated. Why Do Diabetics Get High Cholesterol? For most people, eating a healthy, balanced diet and being physically active is enough to keep cholesterol levels healthy. But for people with diabetes, high cholesterol is often a common side effect of diabetes. A study in 2002 reported that diabetes seems to either…

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Does Diabetes Affect Blood Pressure – 80% of Type 2’s & 25% of Type 1’s

Does Diabetes Affect Blood Pressure?  YES! About 25% of people with Type 1 diabetes and 80% of people with Type 2 diabetes have high blood pressure. What Is High Blood Pressure? High blood pressure (hypertension) is when your blood pressure readings are consistently 140 over 90, or higher, over a number of weeks. You could also have high blood pressure if just one of the numbers is higher than it should be over a number of weeks. High blood pressure (hypertension) can lead to many complications of diabetes, Most people with…

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Diabetic Socks For Men – Non Elastic, Stops Swollen Feet, No Blisters.

Diabetic Socks For Men How diabetes can affect your feet Diabetes can severely damage your fingers, toes, and feet, persistently high blood sugar levels will permanently damage the blood vessels and nerves throughout your entire body. This common complication of diabetes is known as “peripheral neuropathy.” The more damaged the blood vessels and nerves in your feet become, the more you lose the sensation and feeling in your toes and overall foot, a simple blister or cut, and a sweaty foot that’s been covered in socks and shoes all day…and…

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The Mecca Bingo – Deposit £10 Play with £40 + 20 Free Spins

View Terms & Conditions The Mecca Bingo “New Player Welcome Bonus” promotion (“the Promotion”) is only available to new members registering for the first time on Meccabingo.com who are aged 18 years or over. New customers must accept to receive the New Player Welcome Bonus. To be eligible for the New Player Welcome Bonus offer, your first deposit must be £10 and there must be an initial spend on bingo equal to the first deposit within 60 days of the initial deposit. The New Player Welcome Bonus is offered to…

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Buy Blood Tests Online – Get Tested In 4 Easy Steps!

Online Lab Testing & Telemedicine Services Buy Blood Tests Online Order the lab tests and blood work you need online and get tested locally without even visiting the doctor! We also offer doctor consultations if you have questions regarding your results or need help to choose a test. Personalabs provides confidential, secure, convenient and affordable blood testing, health screenings, drug testing and testing for sexually transmitted diseases. Clients choose from a range of low-cost tests – all ordered online in a totally discreet process – and then visit one of…

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Diabetic Complications 

What Is Dawn Phenomenon In Diabetes – Sleep And Diabetes Advice

Everyone has a dawn phenomenon. But what is dawn phenomenon in diabetes, are your blood sugar levels high in the mornings. Are you experiencing the Dawn Phenomenon? High Glucose readings in the morning? What causes your glucose to be higher in the morning even if you haven’t eaten all night? Perhaps the answer could be the Dawn Phenomenon. Dawn phenomenon, is an early-morning (usually between 4 a.m. and 8 a.m.) increase in blood sugar. Everybody has dawn phenomenon but people without diabetes release insulin to handle the extra glucose burdening…

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Diabetic Wound Care Products – Advice & Best Treatment Options

If you have diabetes, a scratch or cut can quickly turn into a serious problem if you don’t look after them. Ignoring them can lead to infections, ulcers and in the worst case amputation. So today’s topic is looking at Diabetic Wound Care Products. Daily Care You Need To Do Look for cuts, blisters, red spots, or swelling. This is especially important to do if you have any loss of sensation in your feet or legs due to diabetic neuropathy, it means you won’t feel any pain or discomfort from…

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Affiliate Disclosure

Affiliate disclosure In 2015, the Federal Trade Commission released their new rules for Disclosure Compliance. These rules are set in place to ensure that readers or viewers of web media (blogs, YouTube videos, etc.) know if the blogger/presenter is sponsored, endorsed, or partnered with a different company. In blog terms, the readers need to know if the blogger is making money by sharing a link or product. Some of the links on yourlifewithdiabetes.com are affiliate links of which I receive a small compensation from sales of certain items. What are…

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Diabetic Complications 

What Is Lactic Acidosis In Diabetes – Signs, Causes & Treatments!

Lactic acidosis may develop in people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, especially if their diabetes is not well controlled. So What Is Lactic Acidosis In Diabetes Lactic acidosis is a medical condition characterized by the buildup of lactate (especially L-lactate) in the body, with formation of an excessively low pH in the bloodstream. It is a form of metabolic acidosis, in which excessive acid accumulates due to a problem with the body’s oxidative metabolism. Lactic acidosis is typically the result of a medical condition, medication, or poisoning. The…

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Clearing Arteries Naturally – The Best Things To Do

10 Foods That Are Used For Clearing Arteries Naturally You could unclog your arteries and reverse arteriosclerosis with doctor-prescribed drugs that lower cholesterol or beta blockers to lower blood pressure, which help slow the progression of buildup of plaque. On the other hand, there are also lots of foods that research has shown to be beneficial in preventing and clearing arteries as well. Turmeric This popular spice contains a polyphenol called curcumin that has long been known to be beneficial in its cardio protective effects. Native to India and Southeast…

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