Smoking Cessation can increase diabetes risk

January 8th, 2010 by MorganDowney Leave a reply »

Can Smoking Cessation lead to increase in type 2 diabetes? Evidently the answer is yes according to Johns Hopkins researchers who studied a cohort of over 10,000 middle age adults. Smokers at risk for diabetes should engage in smoking cessation coupled with strategies for diabetes prevention. Smoking, smoking cessation, and risk for type 2 di… [Ann Intern Med. 2010] – PubMed result