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Reduce the Risk of Complications from Diabetes

When blood sugar isn't managed properly, both type 1 and type 2 diabetes can lead to serious health complications. Proper treatment and recommended lifestyle changes can prevent and/or delay the onset of diabetic complications. The UMass Diabetes Center of Excellence care team includes specialists who recognize symptoms and treat diabetes related health issues as soon as they begin.

The following links contain information about 
diabetic complications caused by uncontrolled blood sugars 

Heart Disease & Stroke

Hypoglycemia & Hyperglycemia

Nerve Damage 

Kidney Disease

Diabetic Eye Disease

Foot Problems 


Reduce Your Risk of
Diabetic Complications

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