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Early diagnosis of type 2 diabetes interlinked with risk of heart disease, stroke

The age at which someone is diagnosed with diabetes has been linked to a progression in cardiometabolic risk factors. The younger the age at the time of diagnosis, the more likely the people are to be obese, have higher levels of “bad” cholesterol, and experience faster deterioration of their blood sugar control. It was associated […]

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Children with obesity at a fourfold increased risk of type 2 diabetes

Children with obesity are at a four-fold increased risk of having type 2 diabetes as compared to children with a body mass index (BMI) in the normal range, says a study published in the Journal of the Endocrine Society Researchers from King’s College London looked at electronic health records from one of the largest primary […]

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