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


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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