Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, August 7th, 2006
According to a study from Belgium, "Individuals with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk of stroke. Plasma homocysteine (tHcy) is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular (CV) disease. The methylene-tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene polymorphism (thermolabile variant C677 T) is associated with CV risk, partly as a result of increased Hcy, especially in...
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