They are much more likely to have metabolic syndrome—a condition that puts you at high risk for diabetes and heart disease.
Unfortunately for the proponents of high-carbohydrate diets, high blood triglycerides are a major risk factor for heart disease.
Early studies did seem to suggest that eating red meat increased the risk of heart disease and cancer.
Mass starvation may change genes in children that lead to obesity, heart disease, and diabetes.
Butter is rich in saturated fat—a solid fat known to increase the risk of heart disease.
There is a liquid called nitrite of amyl—frequently administered to patients suffering from heart disease.
The absence of that made him certain that it had been heart disease.
Vascular changes such as occur in anæmia, Bright's disease, and heart disease may also be concerned in their production.
The heart disease which killed so many of his family was his fate also.
Appendicitis, unrecognized until later, must have been common, and heart disease probably went undiagnosed.
heart disease n.
A structural or functional abnormality of the heart, or of the blood vessels supplying the heart, that impairs its normal functioning.