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Medical News Today: List of tests for diabetes  MNT · 1 week
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National Institute of Health researchers have reported the largest genomic study of type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans, with data from more... more
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Antidepressants reduce deaths by more than a third in patients with diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
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