Diabetes advocacy groups are praising the efforts of Congress following their renewal of funding for several diabetes initiatives. Earlier this week, lawmakers in Washington reauthorized the Special Diabetes Program.
High blood sugar can injure nerve fibers throughout your body, but diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in your legs and feet. For some people, these symptoms are mild; for others, diabetic neuropathy can be painful, disabling and even fatal.
Metacognition refers to the awareness of ones knowledge in different areas. The more comprehensive and accurate this metacognitive knowledge, the better one is able to reflect about his or her own actions and behaviors.