Prevention of type 2 diabetes.

  title={Prevention of type 2 diabetes.},
  author={Markku Laakso},
  journal={Current molecular medicine},
  volume={5 3},
Changes in the human environment and in human behavior and lifestyle, in conjunction with genetic susceptibility, have resulted in a dramatic increase in the incidence and prevalence of diabetes in the world. The rapid escalation of the number of people with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and diabetes-related cardiovascular disease demands urgent action on prevention. The Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study and The Diabetes Prevention Program showed that the prevention (or delaying) of T2DM is feasible… CONTINUE READING


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