• What a shock: Developing Type 2 diabetes at a younger age fast-tracks you to the heart disease lane

    1 month ago - By Natural News

    Managing diabetes is important as it can lead to many complications if left untreated. Leaving your blood sugar levels uncontrolled can take a toll on your cardiovascular health, increasing the risk for heart failure, heart attack, and other cardiovascular events. This is the finding of a study on middle-aged individuals with Type 2...
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  • Diabetes, minimal perfusion deficit increase risk for major adverse CV events

    Diabetes, minimal perfusion deficit increase risk for major adverse CV events

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Even a small perfusion deficit substantially amplifies risk for major adverse cardiovascular events among adults with diabetes vs. those without, according to findings published in Diabetes Care.
    “Patients with diabetes were found to have a higher risk for major adverse CV events than patients without across all categories of quantitative perfusion abnormality,” Piotr J. Slomka, PhD, of the division of nuclear medicine in the departments of imaging, medicine and biomedical sciences at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, and colleagues wrote. “Patients with diabetes
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