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  • Are my sugars within target?
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  • Am I on a medication that can reduce my risk of dying from problems related to my heart and blood vessels?

In Canada, there are currently two available treatments indicated, along with diet and exercise, to reduce the risk of dying from heart disease if you have type 2 diabetes and a history of heart disease. For more information about these options, talk to your doctor.

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