Weight gain after 50 is seen as raising diabetes risk

06/23/2010 | HealthDay News

A study indicates that people who gain significant weight after age 50 are nearly three times as likely to develop Type 2 diabetes. Researchers reviewed data on about 4,200 people older than 65 and also found a relationship between increasing waist circumference and higher diabetes risk.

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