29 min

Episode 3 - American Heart Association’s 2018 Cholesterol Guidelines and the Implications for Type 2 Diabetes Know Diabetes by Heart™ Professional Education Podcast Series

For people with diabetes, blood glucose isn’t the only important factor to track. New guidelines suggest the more than 110 million U.S. adults with diabetes or prediabetes should also manage their cholesterol as well as their blood glucose. Drs. Ronald Goldberg and Robert Eckel discuss the new American Heart Association’s 2018 Cholesterol Guidelines, released in November 2018, and the implications for type 2 diabetes along with pharmacotherapy and lifestyle interventions.

For people with diabetes, blood glucose isn’t the only important factor to track. New guidelines suggest the more than 110 million U.S. adults with diabetes or prediabetes should also manage their cholesterol as well as their blood glucose. Drs. Ronald Goldberg and Robert Eckel discuss the new American Heart Association’s 2018 Cholesterol Guidelines, released in November 2018, and the implications for type 2 diabetes along with pharmacotherapy and lifestyle interventions.

29 min