National Kidney Month

March is National Kidney Month. The kidneys serve an important role in filtering and balancing fluids in our bodies. Over time, high blood sugar can cause damage to this system. Although many of us are acutely aware of the link between diabetes and kidney issues such as nephropathy and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), there is […]

How to Reduce Urinary Complications of Type 1 Diabetes

This content originally appeared on Integrated Diabetes Services. Republished with permission.Frequency, Impact and Prevention of Urologic Complications of Type 1 Diabetes There are some very widely talked about and avoided complications of type 1 diabetes (T1D) such as retinopathy, neuropathy, nephropathy and cardiovascular disease. However, there are other complications that get relatively little notice but […]