J. Brent Muhlestein


Body Mass Index May Predict Heart Disease Risk For Type-2 Diabetic Patients New Study Finds

By J. Brent Muhlestein

Researchers from the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute, in collaboration with researchers from Johns Hopkins University and the National Institutes of Health, have discovered a simple way to further predict a diabetic patient’s risk for heart disease: by measuring their body mass index or BMI.