Module 5
Complications of Diabetes if Blood Sugar Remains High
Diabetes and high blood sugar can damage the small blood vessels which supply your body with oxygen and nutrients. Over time, this can affect the:
  • Heart and blood vessels
  • Nerves
  • Feet
  • Kidneys
  • Eyes
It is essential to take control of your diabetes in order to avoid these complications.

FACT – The complications of diabetes are preventable. Keeping your blood sugar within healthy ranges will ensure that these complications do not occur.