Diabetes Heart Disease Articles

Cardiology 101: What You Need to Know

By Jewels Doskicz, R.N. No Comments

What you need to know about seeing your cardiologist to ensure good heart health.

Government’s Dietary Fat Guidelines Not Supported by Trial Results

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

New research shows that the governments CHD dietary fat guidelines were not supported by trial results

The Cardiovascular Risks Associated With Diabetes—and What You Can Do

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

You may have heightened levels of cardiac risk because of your diabetes.

Sexual Intimacy After a Heart Attack

By Victoria Candland No Comments

All the science behind sexual activity after a heart attack. Learn about it here.

Pairing Wine with Exercise Linked to Heart Health

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

New study preaches wine and exercise for heart health.

Women, Diabetes and Heart Disease

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Women with diabetes have more than a 40 percent greater risk of have heart disease.

Gestational Diabetes Linked to Heart Disease

By Shayli Lones No Comments

New research now shows that two to 10 percent of women who had gestational diabetes may also be at a higher risk of developing heart disease in later years.

The Guidelines for Monitoring Blood Pressure Have Been Modified

By Shayli Lones 1 Comment

Having slightly higher blood pressure may now be acceptable. New blood pressure guidelines may change hypertension treatment and medication for some patients.

Physical Activity Reduces Risk of Cardiovascular Complications in Type 2 Diabetes

By Conor Hilton No Comments

Type 2 diabetes raises your risk for cardiovascular diseases. Now a major study confirms that exercise is key to reducing your risk of heart disease and stroke.

Low Blood Sugars Can Increase Heart Risk for Diabetics

By Jeanette Terry 7 Comments

A recent study shows those living with type 2 diabetes who experience extreme low blood sugars have an increased risk for heart disease.

5 Foods that Lower Blood Pressure

By Gina Roberts-Grey 5 Comments

Plenty of research points to your diet as the way to lowering blood pressure. Learn how to lower your blood pressure for diabetes care.

What Risk Factors Contribute to Diabetic Heart Disease?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Diabetics face a higher than average risk for heart disease and stroke (cardiovascular disease). Why you need to know your risks and treatment options

Diabetes and Heart Disease: What's the Risk?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

People with diabetes are twice as likely to suffer from heart disease as people without diabetes.

10 Heart-Healthy Lifestyle Changes

By Leigh Reason, FYI Living 1 Comment

These 10 lifestyle improvements can help your future heart health.