PWD

(redirected from People with Diabetes)
AcronymDefinition
PWDPassword
PWDPublic Works Department
PWDPortuguese Water Dog (breed)
PWDPrint Working Directory (Unix command)
PWDPine Wilt Disease (agriculture)
PWDPresent Working Directory
PWDPhiladelphia Water Department (Pennsylvania)
PWDPeople with Disability (Australia)
PWDPrevailing Wage Determination
PWDPrint Working Directory
PWDPocket Word
PWDPlywood (architectural)
PWDPerson with a Disability
PWDPsychological Warfare Division (US and UK)
PWDPressure while Drilling (various companies)
PWDParkway Drive (band)
PWDPocket Word (Microsoft)
PWDProfessional and Workforce Development (various schools)
PWDPeople with Diabetes
PWDPine Wood Derby
PWDPost Workout Drink (nutrition)
PWDPermanently Withdrawn (education; UK)
PWDProgram Word
PWDPremises Wire Distribution Room (computer networking)
PWDPee Wee Division (gaming clan)
PWDProcurement Work Directive
PWDPostweaning Diarrhea (swine medicine)
PWDPiecewise Deterministic
PWDPure Word Deafness
PWDPregnant Workers Directive (EU)
PWDPerformer with a Disability
PWDPerson Workfile Definition
PWDPulse Width Discrimination
PWDProximity Warning Device
PWDPonding Water Depth
PWDProgram Work Directive
PWDPace Ware Database
PWDPrinted Wiring Diagram
PWDProgrammable Warhead Detonation
PWDPlanar Waveguide Devices
PWDPalm Wine Drinker
PWDPink, warm, and dry (skin assessment)
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The report found that the risk of premature death for people with diabetes was more than twice as high for those who had not consistently had their blood glucose, cholesterol and blood pressure checks in the preceding seven years (3).
Spending on people with diabetes reached $16,021 per capita in 2014, an $897 increase from the year before, and over $10,000 higher than per capita spending for people without diabetes.
New figures based on NHS data reveal that an estimated 25,696 people with diabetes in Wales are not getting the check, which equates to 28% of people with Type 1 diabetes and 13% with Type 2 diabetes.
The charity warned that more needs to be done to target those at risk of type 2 as well as improving healthcare for all people with diabetes.
Also, those who walked had a lower risk of mortality due to cardiovascular disease, which people with diabetes are at higher risk of developing, according to a study published in August in the Archives of Internal Medicine.
For people with diabetes, stroke risk may depend as much on how long you've had the condition as on the diagnosis itself, Elkind said.
A survey by charity Diabetes UK found 29% of people with diabetes in the region kept their diabetes a secret.
Overall, the study found people with diabetes were 70 percent more likely
Diabetes UK Cymru is also encouraging people not to buy 'diabetic' foods and chocolates as a 'treat' or as a gift for people with diabetes this Christmas.
People with diabetes face an increased risk of damage to the nerves and blood supply to their feet, which can cause numbness as a result of the lifelong condition.
It also calls for people with diabetes admitted to hospital for any reason to have their feet examined, and protected, and, if they develop any foot problems to have it assessed by a doctor, nurse or podiatrist within 24 hours.
Furthermore, depression is associated with increased 10-year mortality in people with diabetes, but not in those without the condition.
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