Published in Medicine and Law Weekly, February 18th, 2005
But a large new British study suggests they should follow the same advice given to other diabetics: Don't smoke, and watch your weight and blood pressure.
These heart disease risk factors were almost as important as blood-sugar levels in predicting which diabetics would develop nerve problems.
In light of the findings, diabetes experts said cholesterol-lowering statin drugs and other heart disease treatments should be studied to see if...
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