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American Academy of Sleep Medicine: "Patients with Type 2 Diabetes or Hypertension Must Be Evaluated for Sleep Apnea."
American Association of Diabetes Educators: "Heart Disease and Diabetes: Prevention."
American Heart Association: "Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes," "Cholesterol Abnormalities & Diabetes," "How Can I Handle the Stress of Not Smoking?" "Stress and Heart Health," "The Diabetic Diet," "Why Getting Quick Stroke Treatment is Important."
American Psychological Association: "Stress in America: The State of Our Nation."
CDC: "1 in 3 adults don't get enough sleep," "Smoking and diabetes."
Diabetes.co.uk: "Diabetes and smoking."
Harvard Medical School: "Sleep and Disease Risk."
Mayo Clinic: "Heart attack: Diagnosis & Treatment," "High blood pressure (hypertension): Symptoms & causes," "Top 5 lifestyle changes to improve your cholesterol."
National Diabetes Education Initiative: "ADA 2016 Glycemic Targets," "American Heart Association (AHA) and American Diabetes Association (ADA) Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Type 2 Diabetes."
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: "Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Stroke."
Obesity Society: "Weight and Diabetes."
University of California, San Francisco: "Benefits of Exercise."
Reviewed by Michael Dansinger, MD on December 28, 2019
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