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Diabetes risk for bone and joint problems

Posted by @ladybugmg, Tue, Feb 20 6:39pm

Bone and joint problems associated with diabetes
By Mayo Clinic Staff

If you have diabetes, you're at increased risk of various bone and joint disorders. Certain factors, such as nerve damage (diabetic neuropathy), arterial disease and obesity, may contribute to these problems — but often the cause isn't clear.

Learn more about various bone and joint disorders, including symptoms and treatment options from this article from the Mayo Clinic staff.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetes/in-depth/diabetes/art-20049314?pg=2

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@ladybugmg

Thank you for this very interesting post. I was not aware of the bone/joint problems being part of the diabetic experience.

Teresa

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