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Breast feeding may reduce Diabetes risk

Study Shows Breastfeeding for 1 Month May Help Prevent Diabetes By Kathleen Doheny | WebMD Health News | Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD Aug. 27, 2010 — Breast feeding may reduce Diabetes risk later in life, according to a new study. The breastfeeding and diabetes link has been reported in other studies, according to researcher…

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Mark’s Diagnosis Story

  Mark E. Welch is the founder of  The Diabetic Friend, a published author of  a children’s book and a diabetic. Mark’s Diagnosis Story.  I  learned about Diabetes at an early age as my grandmother Bessie had diabetes. My mothers father was diabetic as well as my aunt.  Diabetes is inherited through blood lines. Grandma…

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