Uncontrolled Diabetes

Dr. Sunil Kotkunde, MBBS, MD(MED), MRCP & FID

Uncontrolled Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic health condition that affects how your body turnsfood into energy. When you have diabetes, your body either doesn't make enoughinsulin or can't use it properly. Insulin is a hormone that helps your body useglucose for energy.

If you have uncontrolled diabetes, your blood sugar levels are too high.High blood sugar can lead to serious health problems, such as heart disease,stroke, blindness, and kidney disease.

There are a number of things you can do to control your blood sugarlevels and prevent complications of diabetes. These include:

  • Eating a healthy diet
  • Exercising regularly
  • Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor
  • Monitoring your blood sugar levels
  • Getting regular checkups with your doctor

If you have uncontrolled diabetes, it is important to see your doctorright away. Early diagnosis and treatment can help to prevent seriouscomplications.

Dr. Sunil Kotkunde

Dr. Sunil Kotkunde is an MBBS, MD(MED), MRCP & FID. He is aboard-certified diabetologist and has been practicing medicine for over 25years. Dr. Kotkunde is located in Chiplun, Maharashtra.

Dr. Kotkunde is a warm, friendly, and compassionate doctor. He takes thetime to listen to his patients and answer their questions. He is committed toproviding his patients with the best possible care.

If you are looking for a diabetologist, Dr. Sunil Kotkunde is a greatoption. He is a knowledgeable and experienced doctor who will work with you tocreate a treatment plan that is right for you.

What is Uncontrolled Diabetes?

Uncontrolled diabetes is a condition in which blood sugar levels areconsistently too high. This can lead to a number of serious health problems,including heart disease, stroke, blindness, and kidney disease.

There are a number of reasons why diabetes can become uncontrolled. Someof the most common reasons include:

  • Not taking medication as prescribed by your doctor
  • Not eating a healthy diet
  • Not exercising regularly
  • Not monitoring your blood sugar levels regularly
  • Not getting regular checkups with your doctor

If you have diabetes, it is important to work with your doctor to developa treatment plan that will help you control your blood sugar levels. This planmay include taking medication, eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, andmonitoring your blood sugar levels.

It is also important to get regular checkups with your doctor. This willallow your doctor to monitor your blood sugar levels and make sure that yourtreatment plan is working.

How Can I Control My Blood SugarLevels?

There are a number of things you can do to control your blood sugarlevels. These include:

  • Eating a healthy diet: A healthy diet for people with diabetes includes plenty of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains. It is also important to limit your intake of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, and sodium.
  • Exercising regularly: Exercise helps to lower blood sugar levels and improve insulin sensitivity. Aim for at least 30 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise most days of the week.
  • Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor: If you have type 2 diabetes, your doctor may prescribe medication to help you control your blood sugar levels.
  • Monitoring your blood sugar levels: It is important to monitor your blood sugar levels regularly so that you can see how your treatment plan is working. You can do this by using a blood sugar meter.
  • Getting regular checkups with your doctor: Your doctor will monitor your blood sugar levels and make sure that your treatment plan is working. They will also check for any complications of diabetes.

What Are the Complications ofUncontrolled Diabetes?

Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to a number of serious health problems,including:

  • Heart disease: Heart disease is the leading cause of death for people with diabetes.
  • Stroke: Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death for people with diabetes.
  • Blindness: Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness in adults.
  • Kidney disease: Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure.
  • Nerve damage: Diabetes can damage the nerves in your hands and feet. This can lead to pain, numbness, and tingling.
  • Dental problems: People with diabetes are more likely to develop gum disease and other dental problems.
  • Impotence: Diabetes can cause erectile dysfunction in men.
  • Premature death: People with diabetes are more likely to die prematurely than people without diabetes.

If you have diabetes, it is important to take steps to control your bloodsugar levels. This will help to prevent serious complications of diabetes.


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