TITLE

Depression Raises Risk of Diabetes

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Diabetes Health;Aug/Sep2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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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26051710

 

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