Heart Disease



Diabetic Drug Shown to Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease in Non-diabetic Patients

The commonly used diabetes drug metformin could reverse the harmful thickening of the heart muscle that leads to cardiovascular disease, according to …


Study: Shift Work Increases Diabetes and Heart Disease Risk

With a large population engaging shift work, ranging in sectors from healthcare to transportation, researchers have set out to understand the …


Gene Transfer Improves Diabetes-Linked Heart Ailment

Researchers with the VA San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego have shown that a gene transfer technique can combat …

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Nutrition Tips for a Healthy Heart

By: Lara Rondinelli, RD, LDN, CDE February is American Heart Month and people with diabetes need to protect their heart with healthy eating, physical …

Study Links Protein, Clusterin, to Cardiac and Metabolic Diseases

For the first time, researchers have linked the protein clusterin to many different facets of cardiometabolic syndrome risk through its actions in …

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Genetic Analyses Hone Risk Prediction for Coronary Artery Disease

Assessing factors that boost the risk of major coronary artery disease can help to improve risk assessments for those with Type 2 diabetes, but new …