Heart Disease and Diabetes Linked In New Study

There's a new study out linking heart attacks and diabetes.

Researchers found that a in a group of more than 8-thousand people who had heart attacks, a third of them developed diabetes or a pre-diabetes condition within three and a half years.

Researchers say heart attack patients can lower their risk of diabetes by quitting smoking, exercising and eating a diet rich in fruits, vegetables, fish and olive oil.