Di­a­betes: Ef­fect on kid­neys

Central and North Burnett Times - - NEWS -

Di­a­betes that is poorly man­aged and not well con­trolled can have se­vere long term im­pli­ca­tions on a cus­tomer’s health.

When sugar isn’t bro­ken down cor­rectly in a pa­tient with di­a­betes it floats through the blood sys­tem and causes dam­age to the blood ves­sels.

This dam­age means the nephrons will not fil­ter

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