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6 基因与风险

全球大约有1亿5000万人患有糖尿病,其中90%是Ⅱ型糖尿病。这种状况仍在持续增长。在西方社会,65岁以上的老年人口中,10%左右的患有糖尿病。在英国,据说76万5千到100万人之间患有Ⅱ型糖尿病但是还未被诊断出来,也就是说,英国人口总数的29-36%患有糖尿病(Watkins, 2003)。这些尚未诊断出的人口数量是基于每个人都接受不同形式的健康检查得出的,这些健康检查中也包括糖尿病检查。


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