Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, March 20th, 2006
According to recent research from People's Republic of China, "The aim of this study was to investigate the familiality and clustering of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and metabolic syndrome (MES) predominantly in families with young-onset diabetes from the Hong Kong Family Diabetes Study.
J.K.Y. Li and colleagues working with Yan Chai Hospital described, "One hundred and seventy-nine families (913 subjects) were ascertained through a diabetic proband. Anthropometry, glucose homeostasis, blood pressure, and lipid levels were...
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