Can Diabetes Trigger Heart Diseases?

Q:
Can diabetes trigger heart diseases?

A:
In fact, people with diabetes tend to have heart diseases or strokes. There are several types of diabetes, and people with type 2 diabetes are more likely to have heart diseases.

Generally speaking, people with diabetes tend to have these following conditions:

  • High blood pressure
  • Obesity
  • Increased blood sugars
  • Higher cholesterol levels

These conditions can also lead to heart diseases. However, it is still possible to avoid developing heart diseases if you can pay close attention to your health condition.

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