Intensive blood pressure and cholesterol control therapies were not tied to lower risk of cognitive decline (dailyRx News) Type 2 diabetes has been linked to dementia and cognitive decline in older adults. A recent study examined whether intensive blood pressure goals and fibrate therapy could help. Type 2 diabetes is a condition in which the…

Read More

Sugar consumption and heart disease deaths linked in new study of US adult diets (dailyRx News) Sugar may taste sweet, but as a new study suggests, it could be harming our hearts. This new study looked at added sugar consumption in a large sample of American adults. The study showed that most Americans ate more…

Read More

Diabetes risk may be determined sooner than previously thought (dailyRx News) Diabetes greatly increases the possibility of having a heart attack or stroke. Early detection and treatment, however, can prevent further progression of the disease. People with diabetes can have too much blood sugar in their system, which in time can damage blood vessels and…

Read More