Some alarming new information for diabetics who suffer a heart attack.
Diabetes affects about 20-million Americans.
A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows people with diabetes are more likely to die within a year of their first heart attack.
Diabetics do not produce or properly use insulin, which helps regulate blood sugar.
High blood sugar can damage blood vessels.
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