The one-question Heart You Quiz :
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Type 2 diabetes & your heart
What's the connection?

Over time, high blood sugar leads to a buildup of
plaque in the arteries. This buildup
can harden and
narrow your blood vessels, reducing the flow of
oxygenated blood to the heart.
As a result,
you are more likely to have heart problems
in the future.

Millions of people with diabetes don’t know
about their increased risk for heart disease.
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Here’s what you can do now

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