18 million Americans are estimated to have sleep apnea; even beloved actress Carrie Fisher’s autopsy listed sleep apnea as a contributing factor. If you have it, you need to treat it — now.
Diabetes isn’t something that goes away; it’s something you must live with and learn to manage. If your blood sugar isn’t under control, it affects every cell in your body. Your risks of heart disease, kidney failure, eye problems, nerve damage, infections and dental disease all increase. The first step in managing the condition is to educate yourself.