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Lund disease may be linked to diabetes

A recent report in Diabetes Care has concurred with previous research results that impairment of pulmonary function increases the risk of diabetes. There was a direct correlation between the two. More research is needed to explain the observation. The inflammation associated with pulmonary disorders could play a part in the development of diabetes or the reverse could be true - diabetes could result in the development of lung disease.

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About: Lund disease may be linked to diabetes

Date: 20 December 2004

Source: Reuters Health

URL: http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=571&ncid=751&e=5&u=/nm/20041220/hl_nm/diabetes_lungs_dc

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