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Science Talk: Lifestyle Changes May Stave Off Diabetes for a Decade
November 2, 2009
— Sustaining modest weight loss for 10 years, or taking an anti-diabetic drug over that time, can prevent or lower the incidence of type 2 diabetes in people at high risk for developing the disease, according to the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS), a long-term follow-up to a landmark 2001 diabetes prevention study. See accompanying release
(November 02, 2009)