Heart Failure

Heart failure risk high in women with diabetes

Diabetes is a known risk factor for heart failure but a meta-analysis of the evidence has confirmed the risk is particularly high in women. The findings, published in Diabetologia, suggest women with diabetes may be undertreated compared to men. The study also postulated that prolonged exposure to hyperglycaemia during the prediabetic state may increase the ...

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