Comments for: A new epidemic of ‘diabesity’ strikes adults and children alike

Posted Sept. 17, 2012, at 5:09 p.m.

Obesity and type 2 diabetes, two potentially debilitating conditions, are fueling a new one-plus-one-equals-three epidemic of what some clinicians and medical researchers have termed “diabesity.” “It’s a term that emphasizes the fact that type 2 diabetes is often associated with obesity,” said Professor Juergen Naggert, who has spent years researching …

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