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"Diabetes raises risk of heart attack death by 50 percent"


"Having diabetes increases the risk of dying from the effects of a heart attack by around 50 percent, according to a widespread study. The study's participants with diabetes were 39 per cent more likely to have died if they had a non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) heart attack -- in which the artery is partially blocked -- than those without diabetes."

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Source- https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160622102120.htm

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