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Looking for the Link Between Diabetes and Cancer

By some estimates, people with type 2 diabetes can have up to a 30 percent increased risk for colorectal cancer. Christian Rask-Madsen, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Investigator in the Section on Vascular Cell Biology, and Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, … Continue reading

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A Link Between Cancer and Diabetes?

Cancer and diabetes aren’t mentioned too often in the same sentence. The major clinical trials linking tight control to a reduction in “risk” talk about nephropathy, neuropathy and retinopathy. Rarely in the dense verbiage of statistical analysis was made mention … Continue reading

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