Your body takes care of countless tasks for you. You might not notice all it’s doing until you need to manage diabetes.
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You may not be able to cure diabetes, but you can take the right preventive measures to protect yourself from heart disease.
A blood test called the A1C test can check your average blood glucose level to see if you have prediabetes.
Insufficient production of insulin, production of defective insulin (which is uncommon), or the inability of cells to use insulin properly and efficiently leads to hyperglycemia and diabetes.
We all know diabetes and hypertension are a serious health threat. If ignored, the long term complications of poorly controlled diabetes can lead to an increase in kidney disease, heart failure and other circulation disorders resulting in increased numbers of toe, foot or even leg amputations.
If you know how Beta-Cells work, you will have the key to understanding blood sugar control.