Diabetes affects 30 million Americans with an additional one in four people with diabetes who don’t know they have it! Diabetes affects the small blood vessels of the heart, kidneys, and brain and can lead to heart disease, chronic kidney disease (CKD) and stroke. In fact, diabetes is the leading cause of CKD. Keeping your diabetes under control can lead to a longer, healthier life with fewer complications. So learn more and make controlling your diabetes a priority.