Steps to Stop Heart Attacks in Diabetics Fail, Studies Say – NYTimes.com
by Scott Smith
Three aggressive treatment strategies doctors had expected would prevent heart attacks among people with Type 2 diabetes and some who are the verge of developing it have proved to be ineffective or even harmful, new studies show.
Several studies cited but apparently none measured what happens to heart disease risks in patients who ate well.
The studies mentioned reaffirmed my experience: lower isn’t always better.