Weighty questions pondered at CSANZ 2015

Walking along the Olympic-sized corridor of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, I passed a cardiologist and joked we were all getting a good workout.

“I’ve already done 20,000 steps,” she said. Good for her! Because if there was an unwanted guest at almost every presentation of this year’s meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, it was type 2 diabetes, and its comorbidity, obesity.