Comments for: How much, how long person is overweight may decide diabetes risk

Posted Sept. 07, 2011, at 7:57 a.m.

LOS ANGELES — Being obese might increase the chance of developing Type 2 diabetes, but the true risk factors may lie in how much overweight someone is and how long they’ve been that way. Much like figuring how numbers of cigarettes smoked and years of smoking relate to lung cancer …

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