TITLE

American lifestyle leading to diabetes at younger and younger ages

PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Jan99, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of early screening for diabetes. Major risk factor for the disease; Increased occurrences of the so-called (Type II) diabetes among teenagers; Activities that can stave off diabetes.
ACCESSION #
1406460

 

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