Why Diabetes Matters

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Diabetes can affect many major organs in your body, which can lead to an array of serious complications when left untreated. These medical problems include:

The good news is that diabetes is treatable and often preventable. If you have diabetes, you may be able to avoid or delay other health complications by:

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