"My regular physician is very much a friend to me, so I feel comfortable going in and talking to her… I think that having that kind of relationship is very important for a person with diabetes or any disease. You need to trust your doctor, and trust yourself that you can ask questions."
Did You Know?
Research shows that patients with heart failure have four times the risk of bone fractures and 6.3 times the risk of hip fracture as other heart patients. If you have heart failure, ask your doctor about a bone density test to screen for osteoporosis.