Claim: Climate Increases Diabetes Rates – ‘Warmer climate is associated with higher rates of diabetes’


By: - Climate DepotMarch 21, 2017 2:26 PM

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A new study claims a warmer climate is associated with higher rates of diabetes. But even if the authors are right, obesity, diet, age and heredity remain the dominant factors. Diabetes incidence and glucose intolerance prevalence increase with higher outdoor temperature Lisanne L Blauw, N Ahmad Aziz, Martijn R Tannemaat,…

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