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22/09/2021

Kids in Co Kildare warned about diabetes risk

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Experts have warned Co Kildare parents about the importance of exercise and nutrition in the prevention of diabetes. Type 2 Diabetes makes up 90 per cent of all diabetes cases in Ireland. Prof Brian Carson of the University of Limerick said: "As the prevalence of diabetes in Ireland grows, an increased emphasis needs to be placed on awareness around the condition. "The timing and type of exercise can be manipulated to help prevent blood glucose levels straying into the diabetic range."

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