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Walking Intervention Helps Patients With Diabetes and PAD

September 8, 2011

September 6, 2011 — A home-based walking intervention improves walking speed and quality of life in people with diabetes and peripheral arterial disease (PAD), according to new research findings.Tracie C. Collins, MD, MPH, with the Department of Medicine, at the University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis, and colleagues reported their findings online August 26 in Diabetes Care.According to the researchers, the benefits of supervised walking therapy in PAD have been documented but have limited… Read More…

Source: Caring Tips
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