Category Archives: hyperlipidemia

New pathway and potential treatment identified for unhealthy levels of fat in type 1 diabetes.


With type 1 diabetes too much glucose and fat circulating in the blood help make cardiovascular disease the leading cause of death and disability in people with the disease.  While some patients with diabetes take statins, which help reduce production and enhance elimination of disease-promoting low-density lipoprotein (LDL) most continue to have a significant cardiovascular risk.  This is because at

Read more