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One 12 oz sugar-sweetened drink a day raises risk of type 2 diabetes by 22%
One 12 oz sugar-sweetened drink a day raises risk of type 2 diabetes by 22%

(April 24, 2013 - Insidermedicine)

From London - A new report published in Diabetologia finds that just one 12oz sugar-sweetened drink a day raises risk of type 2 diabetes. Researchers compared nearly 12,500 type 2 diabetics to over 16,000 controls. Participants were taking part in a long term study on cancer and nutrition. After adjusting for risk factors, researchers found that consuming just one 12oz sugar-sweetened soft drink per day raised risk of type 2 diabetes by 22%

 
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