Harvard Women's Health Watch

If you have diabetes, a crop of new medicines may help your heart

People at high risk of heart disease get the most benefit from these costly drugs. If you’re a woman with diabetes, your risk of developing heart disease is four times that of a woman without diabetes. That means protecting your heart health should be a top priority. It starts with adopting heart-healthy lifestyle changes. But if you have a history of heart attack or stroke or are high risk for other reasons, your…

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