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Exposure to Pesticides May Increase the Risk of Heart Disease

Findings from the study propose that exposure to pesticides causes heart disease. The study group consists of Japanese men that live in Hawaii. Furthermore, the total sample consists of 8,000 men, that are between 45 and 68 years. After examining the data scientists conclude that workers that are in contact with pesticides have to carry protective gear. About the Research
Diabetes Medication

Diabetes Medication May Help in the Treatment of Heart Disease

A recent study shows that type 2 diabetes medication also protects the heart against disease. This study shows that diabetes medication influences circular progenitor cells (repair cells) and inflammatory cells. This, in turn, reduces the patient’s chance of getting heart disease. Diabetes patients are prone to heart disease and such a side effect of the medication is good for their