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CDC Claims Diabetes Prevalence Rises 100% in 18 States - Raising (Exaggerated) Alarm?

Kelly Close of CloseConcerns just reported on a recent CDC report "In the November 16th issue of the "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report…

Started by Brian (bsc)

7 Nov 30, 2012
Reply by Cosumne Jan

Nearly 26 Million Americans with Diabetes, acc. to CDC 2011 US Diabetes Sheet

FAST FACTS ON DIABETES IN THE UNITED STATES Among U.S. residents aged 65 years and older, 10.9 million, or 26.9%, had diabetes in 2010. Ab…

Started by Manny Hernandez

24 Mar 2, 2011
Reply by acidrock23

Number of People with Diabetes Increases to 24 Million

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released this information yesterday. Food for thought... ----- Diabetes now affects nearly…

Started by Manny Hernandez

7 Jul 11, 2008
Reply by Doris D

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