Top 4 Diabetes effect on body - Medicircle

Diabetes completely affects the lifestyle. But today we are telling you which parts of our body can be affected by diabetes.

Diabetes is a common disease nowadays. But most women are troubled by diabetes. High blood sugar harms health. Diabetes can cause many common serious diseases. It can also badly affect the body parts. Therefore it is important to keep blood sugar under control. When it increases, many types of health problems start to arise. 

Organs affected by diabetes 

  1. Small blood vessel of kidney

People who have diabetes for a long time may have to face kidney-related problems. Actually, persistent high blood sugar damages the small blood vessels of the kidney. During this, symptoms like swelling in the body may appear in the beginning. This gradually leads to kidney failure and affects kidney function. Diabetes can cause kidney problems. This is called diabetic kidney disease.

  1. Effect of Diabetes on the Eyes

Long-term high blood sugar can also have an effect on the eyes. Due to this, problems related to the eyes can arise. Even diabetes can cause loss of eyesight. Due to diabetes, there is a problem of excess fluid in the retina, which affects our vision. Due to this, there is a risk of loss of eyesight.

  1. Effect of Diabetes on the Nerves of the Feet

Diabetes can also damage the nerves in the feet. When the sugar level in the body increases too much, the nerves of the feet start getting damaged. The nerves start to weaken. Due to this, there may be a problem of numbness of the feet in diabetic patients. In addition, diabetics can also feel pain and stinging in the feet. Blood circulation in the legs may get impeded.

  1. Diabetes also affects the heart

Chronic high blood sugar levels over a long period of time can affect the heart or even the heart. That is, if you have diabetes for a long time, then you are at a higher risk of getting heart disease. Artery blockage can occur due to diabetes, which causes a heart attack. Along with this, due to diabetes, blood flow to the brain can also be obstructed, which increases the chances of brain stroke.

How to take care of diabetes patient

Diabetes patients should make good changes in their lifestyle to stay healthy.

  • Diabetics should avoid eating sweets.
  • Diabetes patients can remain healthy even by keeping their weight under control.
  • Diabetes patients should keep away from fast food, junk food.
  • Diabetics should do regular exercise to stay healthy. A diet low in calories and low in saturated fat should be taken.
  • Diabetics should include dairy products and sources of omega-3 fats in their diet.
  • Diabetics should also take a diet rich in fiber in their diet.

If you are also a diabetic patient, it is important to keep your blood sugar level under control. Otherwise it can cause many diseases.

(Disclaimer: The content on this site is for informational purposes only, and should not be taken as professional medical advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other health professionals for any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition.)

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