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New Genetic Links to Diabetes Found

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New Genetic Links to Diabetes Found

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New Genetic Links to Diabetes Found

New Genetic Links to Diabetes Found

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Four different studies released last week find that several genes may increase vulnerability to Type 2 diabetes. Dr. Larry Deeb, president of medicine and science at the American Diabetes Association, talks to Farai Chideya about the new findings, as well as the disproportionate impact of diabetes on the African-American community

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