DIABETESMAG.NET


RESEARCH: WOMEN WITH DIABETES MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP HEART DISEASE




Forget what you think you know about heart disease. There’s new information that’s shaking things up a bit. People with diabetes are at increased risk of heart disease. But is the risk greater for men or women? Australian researchers looked at studies over a 50-year span involving 850,000 people.Women had a 50 percent higher risk of dying from heart disease compared to men. And women with diabetes were three times more likely to develop heart disease compared to women without it.


Click Here For A Random Health Stories