Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that affect how your body uses blood sugar (glucose). Glucose is vital to your health because it's an important source of energy for the cells that make up your muscles and tissues. It's also your brain's main source of fuel.

The underlying cause of diabetes varies by type. But, no matter what type of diabetes you have, it can lead to excess sugar in your blood. Too much sugar in your blood can lead to serious health problems.

What you need to know and treatment options

Chronic diabetes conditions include type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Potentially reversible diabetes conditions include prediabetes — when your blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be classified as diabetes — and gestational diabetes, which occurs during pregnancy but may resolve after the baby is delivered.


  • Increased thirst Frequent urination
  • Extreme hunger
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Presence of ketones in the urine
  • Fatigue Irritability
  • Blurred vision
  • Slow-healing sores
  • Frequent infections, such as gums or skin infections and vaginal infections.

Complications of Diabetes:

  • 1. Loss of Eyesight
  • 2. Kidney Damage
  • 3. Amputation of Leg or Feet
  • 4. Heart Disease
  • 5. Nerve Damage
  • 6. Depression
  • 7. Skin conditions like dry skin, skin infections, the inability of the wound to heal.


The good news is that a sensible diet, coupled with increased physical activity and a variety of drugs including insulin has been used to successfully treat and control diabetes and the complications of diabetes.

Have you

ran out of your diabetes medications or are you worried that you may have diabetes?

Are you concerned about taking time off work or busy schedule and endless traffic to see a doctor, Hawt Digital clinic is here to help? Schedule an appointment with the clinic so we can schedule your online digital appointment today.

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+ (813) 549-7465


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