- Q What are diabetic socks?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmacyPeople with diabetes are prone to developing circulation problems and foot injuries that take a long time to heal. Diabetic socks provide cushioning and keep feet dry. Diabetic socks are very thick, which can help prevent cause blisters, ulcers, or cuts... Full Answer
- Q Are there treatments for erectile dysfunction for men with diabetes?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyMen with diabetes are at higher risk for erectile dysfunction (ED) than men without the disease. In fact, ED is sometimes the first sign that a man has diabetes. The disease, characterized by high blood sugar, can cause damage to blood vessels and... Full Answer
- Q Does diabetes increase my risk of a heart attack?
William Lee Dubois, Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismHaving diabetes makes it much more likely that you'll have a heart attack. There's not much you can do about that, though the better you control your blood sugar, the less your risk. Full Answer