type 2 diabetes - updates

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Shorter people run higher risk of diabetes – study

Sep 10, 2019 - 12:58 PM

The authors speculate that the greater health risk in shorter individuals is likely linked to higher liver fat content, and a larger number of risk factors for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes


Number of adults with diabetes has quadrupled since 1980 – WHO

Apr 06, 2016 - 7:10 PM

UPDATED The World Health Organization calls for a holistic response as well as major changes in people s eating and exercise habits

A picture taken on March 14, 2016 shows a solution for the treatment of severe hypoglycemia that may occur in diabetes and a stethoscope displayed on a desktop for an illustration in Paris. / AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE

Diabesity: Eating more, moving less threaten Pinoys

Aug 09, 2014 - 11:00 AM

About 7 out of 10 Filipino adults diagnosed with type 2 diabetes are overweight and obese

Tom Hanks says he has type-2 diabetes

Oct 09, 2013 - 1:44 PM

Two time Oscar winner makes surprise disclosure in late night talk show

CONSUMMATE ACTOR. Hanks at a screening of 'Captain Phillips' in New York. Photo: AFP

Study links white rice consumption to diabetes

Mar 17, 2012 - 7:37 PM

Health researchers believe white rice is likely to increase the risk of Type 2 diabetes