Depression Raises Risk of Diabetes

August 2007
Diabetes Health;Aug/Sep2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p24
The article reports on the results of a study published in the "Archives of Internal Medicine" which found that depression is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes in people over 65 years of age. Researchers found that diabetes was about 60 percent more likely among those who had higher levels of depressive symptoms.


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