People with diabetes have a higher that risk of developing heart disease, thus putting them at a higher risk for stroke and heart attack. People with diabetes should have their cholesterol and blood pressure levels tested often, and follow a heart-healthy diet.
A recent study reported that l-carnitine supplements improved patient outcomes after heart attacks. The supplement readily available and is claimed to increase energy, weight loss, and athletic performance. Carnitine is also found in high amounts in red meat. But wait! A week or so before this story appeared, another study was published…