Tag Archive: CVD

May 24

A report published online May 20 in CMAJ Open has stated that within a year, obesity may overtake smoking as the number-one modifiable cardiovascular disease (CVD)

• A report published online May 20 in CMAJ Open has stated that within a year, obesity may overtake smoking as the number-one modifiable cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factor in Canada. The study also revealed that the prevalence of diabetes is expected to increase over the next seven years.

Apr 05

Patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes who improve their diet and become more physically active

Patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes who improve their diet and become more physically active during the next year have a significantly lower risk of having a cardiovascular disease (CVD) event within 5 years, reports a recent study published online in Diabetes Care. It was noted during the study that those who failed to …

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