Smoking Makes Diabetes Worse
Smoking Is Particularly Bad for Diabetes
Where the health of diabetic smokers is concerned, the statistics are even worse. There is an increased risk of premature death and the development of heart disease in patients who have diabetes and continue to smoke. There is also evidence that links cigarette smoking with microvascular disease (kidney and eye damage) in diabetes. Additionally, there is data that shows that smoking may actually play a role in the development of type 2 diabetes. Smoking is bad.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/21/2017
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