Diabetes on the Rise: What Should America Do to Slow the Growth?

A new government report underscores the epidemic of diabetes in America. The number of Americans with diabetes could triple by 2050, according to the Centers for Disease Control. One in 10 U.S. adults has the disease now but could grow to 1 in 3 in the next 40 years. The growth is happening "... because the population is getting older, because the population in general is obese and because the demographics of the population, the racial makeup is changing, the rate of diabetes is going to go up...Full Story
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