For Your Sweet Heart: Raising awareness of heart attack risks

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You may not know, but diabetes and heart disease go hand in hand.

Around 30 million Americans diagnosed with diabetes are at risk for having a heart attack or a stroke. Those numbers are scary, but what’s even scarier is that more than 8 million people may have diabetes and not even know it.

Dr. Travis Stork, emergency medical physician and author joined PIX11 this morning to help us say healthy.

Stork is spreading the word about the link between the two with his For Your Sweet Heart campaign, which you can find out more about at