The Diabetes-Cardiovascular Connection
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Heart disease & the connection to type 1 diabetes Dr. Gourgari’s interview w/ WUSA9
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What is the connection between diabetes and heart disease?
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Heart Disease and Diabetes
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Diabetics at higher risk for heart disease
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What Is The Connection Between Diabetes And Cardiovascular Disease? Dr. Kahlon
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Diabetes & Your Heart
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Yes, there is a connection between diabetes and heart attack and stroke risk. And this connection is something you need to be aware of and discuss with your health care provider. About 68 percent of people age 65 and older with diabetes die from some form of heart disease, and 16 percent die of stroke. In fact, adults with diabetes are two to four times more likely to die from heart disease than adults. The risk of heart disease increases the longer you have diabetes.
Monitoring blood sugar is an important part of properly managing diabetes. Check levels with a. Diabetes increases your risk of coronary heart disease (CHD), diabetic cardiomyopathy, and heart failure. CHD is usually caused by a buildup of cholesterol on the walls of the arteries that supply your heart with blood. With time, this narrows or clogs your.
In some people with type 1 diabetes, blood glucose swings that can cause repeated injury to the heart can, in turn, cause the body’s own immune system to attack the heart, much as it attacks the. having diabetes significantly increases your risk of developing cardiovascular disease. In the intervening years, scientists have learned more about how the two deadly diseases interact. But the magnitude of the problem has expanded as well. Currently, two-thirds of people with diabetes eventually die of heart disease or stroke.
In general, the risk of heart disease death and stroke are more than twice as high in people with diabetes. While all people with diabetes have an increased chance of developing heart disease, the. Having diabetes means that you are more likely to develop heart disease and have a greater chance of a heart attack or a stroke. People with diabetes are also more likely to have certain conditions, or risk factors, that increase the chances of having heart disease or stroke, such as high blood pressure or high cholesterol. Diabetes is treatable, but even when glucose levels are under control it greatly increases the risk of heart disease and stroke.
That’s because people with diabetes, particularly type 2 diabetes, may have the following conditions that contribute to their risk for developing cardiovascular disease. High blood pressure (hypertension). People with diabetes are twice as likely to have heart disease as their peers without diabetes. Also, when you have diabetes for a number of years you are more at risk for heart disease. Diabetes is definitely a risk factor for heart disease.
People with diabetes develop cardiovascular disease at a much earlier age than others. Heart disease that leads to heart attack or stroke is the leading cause of.
List of related literature:
|from The Harvard Medical School Guide to Men’s Health|
|from Consumer Health USA|
|from Clayton’s Basic Pharmacology for Nurses|
|from There Is a Cure for Diabetes: The Tree of Life 21-Day+ Program|
|from Textbook of Diabetes|
|from Kinn’s The Medical Assistant E-Book: An Applied Learning Approach|
|from Netter’s Cardiology E-Book|
|from Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology E-Book|
|from Principles of Gender-specific Medicine|
|from Cardiology E-Book|