Study finds 75 percent of Chinese adults at risk for diabetes or heart disease
FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012
More than three-quarters of Chinese adults have at least one risk factor for type 2 diabetes or cardiovascular disease, reveals new data in a long-term study done by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and published this week in Obesity. Rates of hypertension, diabetes and triglycerides are particularly high, even in the young and trim.
Discordant Risk: Overweight and Cardiometabolic Risk in Chinese Adults