Canadian Men’s Health Month Trivia: If you have high blood pressure or high cholesterol, what other disease should you also be screened for?

June 8, 2021


A. Hepatitis
C. Glaucoma
B. Diabetes
D. Gout

Answer: B. High blood pressure (hypertension) can lead to many complications of diabetes, including diabetic eye disease and kidney disease, or make them worse. People living with type 2 diabetes are at more risk of developing high blood pressure, along with other heart and circulation complications.