Diabetes and cholesterol

When you have diabetes having too much glucose also called sugar in your blood can make it harder for blood to flow around your body. And having high cholesterol or blood fats can make things even worse So let’s take a look at how high blood sugars and high cholesterol can cause problems in people…

Diabetes and blood pressure | Diabetes UK

When you have diabetes you’re more at risk of having high blood pressure This is when your heart has to work harder to push blood around your body By understanding what can cause this high pressure you can reduce your risk of it being a problem So let’s take a look at how high blood…

How to test your feet for sensitivity | Diabetes UK

Hello, I’m Kumar, and I’m going to show you how to test for sensitivity in your feet It’s really important that you check your feet if you’ve got diabetes. I’m Alex and I’ll be helping Kumar check his feet. High blood sugar levels can damage the blood vessels and stop the nerves from working properly….