Cure Research for Cardiovascular diseases


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Research discussion: DCCT participants were not expected to have many heart-related problems because their average age was only 27 when the study began. Nevertheless, they underwent cardiograms, blood pressure tests, and laboratory tests of blood fat levels to look for signs of cardiovascular disease. The study proved that volunteers on intensive treatment had significantly lower risks of developing high cholesterol, a cause of heart disease. 1

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1. excerpt from Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT): NIDDK

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