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Diabetes and high blood pressure. does it cause organ failure if diabetes is poorly controlled ? what diet should be followed to control high blood pr

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Dr. Atique Mirza
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 32 years experience
Yes: Diabetes does cause mufti organ failure. Low salt and sodium diet proves bp.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Yes Diabetes does: Uncontrolled diabetes commonly causes kidney failure that can lead to dialysis as it is number 1 cause of people on dialysis.It can also cause heart disease leading to heart failure and blondness. Dash diet is the ideal diet for controlling bp.It consists of eating more fruits and vegetables;low fat diary foods. Eating more whole grains;nuts less red meat;sweets cutting back on saturated fats.

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