Why are diabetics more prone to getting peripheral vascular disease?

Bad for vessels.. Hyperglycemia has direct effect on the lining of blood vessels. This causes oxidative stress, vessel constriction, sticky platelets, abnormal clotting factors, lipid release and inflammation. Please control your glucose.
Vascular Disease. Vascular disease is an intrinsic part od diabetes mellitus. Prolonged elevated blood sugars have a profound and lasting effect on the vascular and neurologic structures..