Diabetes and Blood Pressure: What To Know

Diabetes and Blood Pressure: What To Know

You probably know that lowering your A1c can reduce your risk of complications over time, but actually lowering blood pressure has an even bigger effect. Believe it or not, blood pressure is probably the most important single number for people with diabetes. Blood pressure that’s too high puts extra stress on your blood vessels. Over […]

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Chronic Kidney Disease, Animation

Chronic Kidney Disease, Animation

Chronic kidney disease, CKD, is a gradual loss of renal function, typically developing over the course of months or years. Many conditions, both within and outside the kidneys, can cause progressive damage to the kidneys over time, leading to CKD. Of these, most common are diabetes and hypertension, both of which directly damage blood vessels […]

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Vitamin D vs Disease (HD) (CC)

Vitamin D vs Disease (HD) (CC)

Like. Share. Subscribe. [music] [music] Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin our bodies require for good physical and mental health. And while vitamin D is most famous for its bone building benefits, it is also one of nature’s greatest interventions against many common chronic diseases. These include diabetes, high blood pressure, dementia, and even cancer. […]

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Overcoming cardiovascular disease with a little torture

You’re a card carrying member of the “heart attack waiting to happen” club. So, you’re taking half a dozen drugs, to stave off the event. And, you’re TRYING to BE HEALTHY. But, you find lettuce leaves, unpalatable and jogging round the block, is quite frankly, beyond you. You’re worried, so is your doctor, does this […]

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