Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, August 14th, 2006
Study 1: An intervention to reduce excess body weight in adults with or at risk for type 2 diabetes reduced risk factors.
According to a study from the United States, "Overweight and obesity increase risk for type 2 diabetes, which, in turn, increases the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD); therefore, effective interventions to control body weight have the potential to prevent many cases of diabetes and CVD in the United States. However, few randomized controlled trials have shown that behavioral interventions can control body weight in persons with diabetes or...
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