The greater health risk in shorter individuals is likely linked to higher liver fat content, plus other risk factors.
Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also known as blood sugar is too high.
"I used to pick up insulin once a month. Now I'm picking it up about once every two weeks and I am just going to keep doing this until I can be reassured...
In his remarks the District Governor of Lions Club International District 411B, Robert Munanura informed the guests that Lions focus is to fight trachoma,...
"Our research shows a significant link between air pollution and diabetes globally," said Ziyad Al-Aly, the study's senior author.
A diet rich in animal fats, processed sugars, foods and low in fibre points to obesity.
The medic experts attribute this to the failure by many people to seek both diabetes and eyes screening services.
There are five distinct types of diabetes that can occur in adulthood
The awards, organised by the Merck Foundation, were part of the celebrations to mark the World Diabetes Day that falls every year on November 14.
Diabetes is a major cause of blindness, kidney failure, heart attacks and lower limb amputations, according to the WHO.
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