Diabetes Heart Disease Articles

Heart Pump May Restore Heart Health

By Kent Peterson No Comments

Groundbreaking research finds that severe heart failure may sometimes be reversed—eliminating the need for a transplant.

Painkiller Choices With Kidney or Heart Problems

By Consumer Reports 2 Comments

What to do if you have kidney disease or heart problems.

Imaging Stress Tests: When you need them for your heart—and when you don’t

By Consumer Reports No Comments

Explore the pros and cons of getting imaging stress tests for your heart.

4 Things You're Already Doing to Help Your Heart

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Even if you may not have the most heart-healthy lifestyle, there are probably still small things you're doing to improve your heart health.

Diabetes and Atrial Fibrillation

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Because atrial fibrillation and diabetes have many of the same risk factors, it's important to know how to lower your chances of developing one if you have the other.

Air Pollution May Heighten Cardiovascular Risks for Women With Diabetes

By Tom Betar No Comments

A new study found that diabetic women are at particular risk of cardiovascular disease when they are exposed to long-term air pollution.

All You Need to Know About Cholesterol

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

It's important to know the basics about your cholesterol levels in order to know how to lower high cholesterol and protect your heart.

Women With Diabetes at Higher Risk for Heart Issues

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Two studies find that women with diabetes may have higher risk for heart trouble.

You're Susceptible to Heart Problems. Here are 3 Steps for Protecting Yourself.

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

It's long been known that people with diabetes have a higher risk of heart problems.

You Want to Avoid High Blood Pressure. Here's Why (and How).

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

A registered nurse walks us through the benefits of keeping your blood pressure in check.

The Link Between Heart Attacks and Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Heart attacks and diabetes are related in a number of ways. Learn how to reduce your risk.

The Connection Between Diabetes and Atrial Fibrillation

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Studies have found that those with diabetes may face a greater risk of developing atrial fibrillation.

Staying Healthy With Diabetes: Controlling High Blood Pressure

By Amy Campbell, MS, RD, CDE 1 Comment

Learn how to prevent or control high blood pressure, a common diabetes complication.

Statins May Cut Cancer Death Risk by Half

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Two recent studies suggest that taking statins can significantly reduce your chance of dying from several types of cancer.

Detecting Type 2 Diabetes Early May Reduce Heart Disease Death Risk

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Receiving early screening and treatment for type 2 diabetes may significantly reduce your risk of heart disease and death. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

A Chocolatey Way to a Healthier Heart

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Researchers have found a possible link between chocolate and heart health.