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1

What 3 cardiovascular problems does diabetes increase the risk of?

stroke, PVD, coronary artery disease

2

true or false-lipid lowering therapy in diabetes is giving to people over age of 35 regardless of their baseline cholesterol level.

False- its over the age of 40

3

when should aspirin be administered?

in hypertension

4

what are some psychiatric complications with diabetes?

schizophrenia, depression, eating disorders, bi-polar

5

what is the increase fold in patients with diabetes and psychiatric disease

2-4 fold increase