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What is type 2 diabetes? How does it cause problems to eyes, kidneys and nerves?

noviembre 27, 2018

Explanation of Type 2 diabetes and how it causes its complications of eye problems (retinopathy), kidney problems (nephropathy) and nerve problems (neuropathy).

Sick Notes is Dr Ed Hope’s guide to medical terminology in plain-English.

Clarifications:
– Low Sugar Diet – for clarity I should have used the term ‘low carbohydrate diet’ as all carbohydrates (rice, bread, starches) are converted in to glucose not just simple sugars.

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Related links:
– NHS Choices on Diabetes:
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– Diabetes UK:
https://www.diabetes.org.uk

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