“Effects of Walking and Heating on Vascular Function in Diabetic Patients”
The purpose of the present study is to determine the effects of increased walking and lower body heating on leg vascular function in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D).
Behavioral - Walking
The walking program will consist of 45 minutes of walking (at a moderate pace) 5 days per week for 8 weeks.
Behavioral - Lower body heating
This intervention consists of 45-60 minutes of lower body heating (40-42 degree C) 4 days per week for 8 weeks.
Restoring Vasodilator Actions of Insulin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes