Related Conditions

Less common conditions related to diabetes.

Frozen Shoulder

Adhesive capsulitis is more commonly known as frozen shoulder, and with good reason: It can render your shoulder extremely stiff.


Learn more about this genetic disease that can cause serious and even fatal complications, and can cause a type of diabetes known as "bronze diabetes."

Agent Orange

Vietnam veterans with type 2 diabetes are eligible for disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) based on their presumed exposure to Agent Orange or other herbicides.

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  • Sleep Apnea

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