Home > Medical > Diabetes > Living with diabetes Living with diabetes All sections in Diabetes » About Diabetes » Diabetes & other Organs » Diabetes and Pregnancy » Diabetes and the Elderly » Children & Teens » Diet and Obesity » FAQs » Health Tips » Living with Diabetes » Multimedia » Diabetes News » Real-life Story » Support Groups » The Glycaemic Index » Treatment: Type 1 » Treatment: Type 2 » What to do in a crisis » Who is at risk Keep an eye on diabetes This World Diabetes Day, be aware about how diabetes affects eyes and vision and know your ‘score’. What Is Diabetic Neuropathy? There are a number of ways that diabetes damages the nerves, but they all seem related to blood sugar being too high for a long period of time. Diabetic Foot Care When diabetes is not well controlled, possible damage to the organs and impairment of the immune system is likely. Quiz Assess your diabetes risk » Ask Diabetes expert » Check Glycaemic index tool » Quiz Am I eating right for my diabetes? » The perks of diabetes A snapshot of diabetes in SA Diabetic products: beware of side effects Many diabetics don't realise that some diabetic products taken together with prescription meds could interfere with blood glucose control and lead to hypoglycaemia, DietDoc warns. Travelling and diabetes It’s always best to be prepared when you’re travelling overseas, but when you’re travelling with diabetes, preparation becomes even more essential. Follow these top tips. Shopping tour for diabetics Health24 has gone on a diabetic shopping tour and learned some handy tips on how to make the right food choices if you're diabetic or cooking for someone who is. Learn more here. Ulcers serious for all diabetics Leg and foot ulcers are common among diabetics of all ages. Health24 talks to a podiatrist, Chris Delpierre, who specialises in treating diabetic ulcers. Diabetes: lose the confuse Sometimes diabetes can seem a little confusing. Here's an easy set of instructions to help you navigate through the A to Z of healthy diabetes – a whole alphabet of assistance. Foot ulcers in diabetics A diabetic foot ulcer is an open sore or wound that appears on the feet in a big percentage of patients with diabetes. It is best to prevent them - a podiatrist tells us how. Diabetes and stress Everyone experiences a certain amount of stress in their lives. This is unavoidable. But undue stress can make it harder for you to control your diabetes. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.