Long-term weight fluctuation and non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in white women.

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The association of long-term weight fluctuation with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) was investigated for a population of 8232 white female members of the Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) weight-awareness program, between the ages of 40 and 50 years. An index of weight fluctuation was developed using current weight, weight at the time… (More)

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@article{Morris1992LongtermWF, title={Long-term weight fluctuation and non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in white women.}, author={Robert Morris and Alfred A. Rimm}, journal={Annals of epidemiology}, year={1992}, volume={2 5}, pages={657-64} }