Here is information that is important for all females. We have know for a long time that diabetics have a greater risk of developing coronary artery disease than non-diabetics. Now we are learning that females who have diabetes have an excess risk that is twice as great as males who have diabetes.
The message is clear. If you have diabetes and especially if you are a female, you need to pay special attention to your coronary risk factors such as obesity, high cholesterol and physical inactivity.
This may call for a major life style change., but it must be done to improve your long term health. For more information on healthy living go to our book Live Longer Live Healthier.