DIABETES SOUTH AFRICA
DIABETES SOUTH AFRICA – Promoting diabetes care and support for all
Diabetes makes you more likely to get dry skin. Skin that’s too dry can crack, itch, and get infected. Therefore, it is important to prevent dry skin.
Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to serious health complications, such as: Blindness Heart attacks and strokes
High and fluctuating glucose levels causes changes to the blood vessels that feeds the retina
The chance of a person living with diabetes developing depression is two to three times