Did you know?
- If you have diabetes you are more likely to develop high blood pressure, also known as hypertension.
- A person with diabetes and hypertension is two to four times more likely to develop heart disease or have a stroke.
- If you have diabetes and hypertension, you are more likely to have diabetes complications, such as kidney disease, eye problems that may lead to blindness, and nerve problems.
Adams, Ingrid, "Diabetes and High Blood Pressure" (2010). Family and Consumer Sciences Publications. 5.