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An interesting conclusion from a New England Journal of Medicine study about the effectiveness of intervention to make lifestyle changes among diabetics.

An intensive lifestyle intervention focusing on weight loss did not reduce the rate of cardiovascular events in overweight or obese adults with type 2 diabetes, concludes a study published recently in the New England Journal of Medicine. The study of more than 5,000 overweight diabetics aged 45 to 75 spanning a decade had randomly separated the subjects into two groups. One (the control group) received only standard advice and medications but were then left to manage pretty much on their ...

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