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Diabetes

13 December 2010

Diabetes to triple by 2050

Up to a third of adults could have diabetes by 2050 if Americans continue to gain weight and avoid exercise, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has projected.

Up to a third of US adults could have diabetes by 2050 if Americans continue to gain weight and avoid exercise, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention projected.

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