A Dose of Diabetes Wisdom

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Your survival guide

a on Jun 20, 2007 at 9:23AM

by Stanley Mirsky, M.D.

According to the Center For Disease Control, 20.8 million people — 7 percent of the population — have diabetes. Not only can diabetes have some dangerous complications such as kidney disease, blindness and lower-limb amputations, but it was also the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. in 2002.

Find out how you can prevent diabetes or control it with tips from Stanley Mirsky, M.D., a practicing internist and diabetologist and author of Diabetes Survival Guide

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