Is Diabetes Epidemic Reversing?

“After an almost 20-year increase in the national prevalence and incidence of diagnosed diabetes, an 8-year period of stable prevalence and a decrease in incidence has occurred. […]

“Trends in several risk factors for type 2 diabetes, including intake of added sugar, sugared beverages, total calories, and physical inactivity, peaked in the mid-2000s and either plateaued or decreased thereafter, consistent with the slowing in diabetes incidence.”

New directions in incidence and prevalence of diagnosed diabetes in the USA
by Stephen R Benoit, Israel Hora, Ann L Albright, and Edward W Gregg

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