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4 Lesser Known but Serious Complications of Diabetes

diabetes - lifestyle as medicine Aug 06, 2021

Many people with diabetes often wrongly focus only on controlling their blood glucose without holistically combating the many serious complications of diabetes through optimal lifestyle and eating habits change. 

In this bite-sized episode of my podcast, I want to put the spotlight on these 4 lesser known but serious complications of diabetes, because most people with diabetes often only know of lower limb amputation and kidney failure as the major complications of diabetes. 

Links to relevant articles / studies related to Complications of Diabetes
>> Mayo Clinic article 
>> American Diabetes Association - Risk of Dementia in Seniors With Newly Diagnosed Diabetes: A Population-Based Study
>> Todayonline Newspaper article (Singapore) - Earlier diabetes onset could raise dementia risk

Links to Other Diabetes related Blog Posts by Dr Chan

Dr Chan asks, "Combating Diabetes, is Cutting Down on Sugar Alone Enough?"

Diabetes Explained Simply - What is Diabetes? What can we do if we have Diabetes

FAQ - What is a Good Diet for Diabetes? Criteria for Dietary, Eating Habits for Diabetes

FAQ : Doctor, can I take Honey if I have Diabetes? is Honey good for people with diabetes

STUDY : 4 Case Studies of Long-term diabetes reversal / remission through intense lifestyle modification program

Bitter Melon Pills - Does it Work for Diabetes

Does Vinegar Help Lower Blood Sugar?

4 Lesser Known but Serious Complications of Diabetes

Are all Low Glycemic Index Foods Good for People with Diabetes?

3 Most Underrated Lifestyle Habits as Medicine for Combating Diabetes

Stress & Diabetes - The Oft-overlooked Impact of Stress on Diabetes Control and Outcomes










About Dr Chan, Founder & Medical Director of The Habits Pharmacy  

Dr Chan is a medical doctor from Singapore who trains and coaches people to holistically review, change and improve their Lifestyle & Dietary Habits to prevent, control and combat Diabetes, Hypertension, High Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Diseases and other Lifestyle & Diet related chronic diseases. Find out more about Dr Chan, his work, 1-1 coaching programmes, workshops & courses, click on the Find out More button below. 

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