Effects of Diabetes  

Blindness 

One of the most common diabetes-related complications is blindness. 

Kidney damage

Diabetes is a disease that affects millions of people worldwide and has no cure, but it can be managed.  

Amputations 

Diabetes amputations are a huge problem in the United States. 

High blood pressure 

If you have diabetes, high blood pressure can put you at an even higher risk for these complications. 

Alzheimer's disease 

Alzheimer's disease is one of the most debilitating and widespread diseases in the United States.  

Heart disease 

In fact, it has been shown that people with diabetes are twice as likely to die from heart disease