- Q What health risks are associated with diabetes?
Dr. Dean Ornish, Internal MedicineThe consequences of diabetes are serious - eye damage that can lead to blindness, kidney damage that can lead to kidney failure, nerve damage that can lead to impotence, damage to arteries in the heart that can lead to coronary heart disease, and damage... Full Answer
- Q How can I prevent diabetes and high blood pressure?
Laura Russell, Nutrition & DieteticsExercise is the best lifestyle habit you can do to prevent diabetes and high blood pressure. Exercise helps to open cells door wider, allowing glucose to enter the cells for energy which naturally lowers blood sugar. This also keeps the pancreas from... Full Answer