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Having diabetes can accelerate the progression of heart disease. The reasons people with diabetes are at greater risk of heart attack, is because consistently high blood sugars can result in serious damage to the coronary arteries. Other factors include, high blood pressure in diabetics, blood vessels narrowing or clogging due to high glucose, trouble with nerves around the heart, and high triglyceride levels.

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Melanie Thomassian, Health Pro, posted Lowering Your Risk of Disease… Recently we discussed how managing blood sugars, blood pressure and cholesterol…

11/12/07

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Melanie Thomassian, Health Pro, posted Diabetes Awareness Month: Understanding… We know that heart disease is currently a major health problem…

11/07/07

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Deanne Stein, Health Guide, posted Diabetes Risk during Pregnancy My stroke history has put me into an automatic high-risk situation with my pregnancy.…

08/07/07

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Deanne Stein, Health Guide, posted Diabetes And Stroke The television station I work for just sponsored a “Smart Family Expo” at our local shopping…

11/22/06

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