Risk factors

One in three adults will develop diabetes

One in two 45 year-olds of European ancestry will develop pre-diabetes during their lifetime and a one in three will develop type 2 diabetes, data from the Rotterdam Study in The Netherlands suggest. As expected, obesity increased the risk and was associated with 10 extra years of living with glucose impairment compared to people of ...

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