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Menopause

28 July 2011

Menopause no diabetes risk

Menopause does not raise a woman's odds of developing diabetes, according to a new study.

Menopause does not raise a woman's odds of developing diabetes, according to a new study.

In conducting the study, published in the journal Menopause, researchers examined more than 1,200 women between the ages of 40 and 65 with what's known as glucose intolerance (a pre-stage to diabetes characterised by high blood sugar levels).

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