Indigenous groups develop diabetes three times more often, and 20 years earlier

Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders are three times more likely to develop diabetes with an incidence rate 20 years earlier than non-indigenous groups, according to [...]

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Did you know that Indigenous Australians have 3-4 times the risk of developing type 2 diabetes of non-Indigenous Australians?

Diabetes: Australia Facts AIHW 2011 has said in 2000-01, death rates from diabetes among Indigenous Australians were almost 15 times higher than other Australians.This week we [...]

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