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Diabetic women at greater risk of heart failure than men

Diabetic women at greater risk of heart failure than men

While doctors know that diabetes raises the risk of heart failure, a global study of 12 million people has found that this risk is greater for women than men.According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), currently 415 million adults world-wide live with diabetes – with approximately 199 million of them being women.In India, which is

Diabetic women at greater risk of heart failure than men

Common BP drug may prevent onset of Type 1 diabetes

Common BP drug may prevent Type 1 diabetes: A drug commonly used drug to control high blood pressure may be also effective in preventing the onset of Type 1 diabetes in up to 60 per cent of those at risk, researchers say.The drug, methyldopa, has been used for over 50 years to treat high blood pressure