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Exercise more beneficial for white women in diabetes prevention

A study on women has shown that white women gain the most benefits from exercise with respect to diabetes prevention. This could be explained by genetic differences. In the study, 2.2% of white female subjects developed diabetes whereas 5.7% of American Indian women.

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About: Exercise more beneficial for white women in diabetes prevention

Date: 8 November 2004

Source: Reuters - UK

Author: Martha Kerr

URL: http://www.reuters.co.uk/newsArticle.jhtml?type=healthNews&storyID=6747482§ion=news

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