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Good News for those with Type 2 Diabetes
27 Jan' 21

Good News for those with Type 2 Diabetes

 

 

🍬A recent study published looked at whether the ideal cardiovascular (CV) metrics covered in Life’s Simple 7 (in our previous post/blog)translate into improved CV health for those with T2D or prediabetes.

🍬The results were exciting, and consistent with other large population-based studies.
 
🍬This was more of a prospective, observational study, examining the association of risk factors only. It was not a randomized trial looking for an intervention.
 
🍬As a result, we cannot draw conclusions about cause and effect. Nonetheless, this is the first study to show a positive association between ideal lifestyle factors and CV health in people who are at high risk for CVD due to T2D.
 
🍬These results showcase the importance of our lifestyle choices, suggesting that meeting ideal health metrics can help reduce risk of CV events.

 

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