I thought I’d see this first thing here today. Saw a quick bit on the news last night that is linking statins (cholesterol medications) to be the cause of a nearly 50% increase risk for diabetes in long-time users. The article here states this to be among older women,
but the news bit I watched didn’t have that same focus as this article states
The end of the first article does make a quick mention of our obesity epidemic, which I think is really the base cause of both D and high cholesterol, but the second article does make a link to neuropathy as well.
May all be hokum, but I found it interesting.
Next Discussion: Islets to cure Diabetes? »