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Diabetes Facts From Multiple Unidentified Web-Sources

By Caron Nelson Glickman Diabetes affects about 15.7 million Americans and nearly 800,000 new cases are diagnosed each year. If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you may know that the disease can cause problems with your eyes, nerves, kidneys, heart and other parts of your body. Diabetes can lower your resistance to infection and…
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Diabetes and Your Oral Health

By Caron Nelson Glickman Last time I discussed basic information about diabetes, including the distinction between types 1 and 2 diabetes. There are two other subgroups, as well. Gestational diabetes a ects only pregnant women, and the problem usually corrects itself after delivery. Pre-diabetes occurs when a person’s blood glucose level is higher than normal,…
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Protecting your Heart at the Dentist’s Office

By Caron Nelson Glickman Infective endocarditis. Two big words that mean trouble—if it happens to you. Fortunately, the vast majority of people reading this are at very low risk of contracting this infection of the inner-lining of the heart. But dentists have been concerned about this condition and have taken the prevention of it seriously…
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