Wednesday, October 10, 2007

CTS - Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Diabetes

CTS - Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: "The researchers found that people who had been diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome were 36% more likely to later be diagnosed with diabetes, regardless of other diabetes risk factors.

Carpal Tunnel May Predict Diabetes Certainly, having carpal tunnel syndrome does not ensure a diagnosis of diabetes.

But it can be a heads-up to have your blood sugar checked. High blood sugars, even in the pre-diabetes state, can have a damaging impact on nerves.'"

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