DONATE
FOR PHYSICIANS
HEALTH AND NUTRITION
  Action Alerts
  Breaking Medical News
  Continuing Education
  Health Topics
  Cancer Resources
  Diabetes Resources
  Food for Life Classes
  Healthy School Lunches
  Vegetarian and Vegan Diets
  Reports and Surveys
  Clinical Research Studies
  Health Care Professionals
ETHICAL RESEARCH & EDUCATION
MEDIA CENTER
LEGISLATIVE FOCUS
CLINICAL RESEARCH
EDUCATIONAL LITERATURE
MEMBERSHIP
SHOP

CONNECT WITH PCRM

 

 

    


BREAKING MEDICAL NEWS February 26, 2002

Bringing Home the...Diabetes?

February 26, 2002

Harvard researchers reported today that a diet including bacon, hot dogs, salami, or sausage five or more times per week increases a man's risk of developing Type 2 diabetes by nearly 50 percent, based on data from a cohort of 42,504 health professionals.

van Dam RM, Willett WC, Rimm EB, Stampfer MJ, Hu FB. Dietary fat and meat intake in relation to risk of Type 2 diabetes in men. Diabetes Care. March 2002;25(3).

Subscribe to PCRM's Breaking Medical News.

Breaking Medical News is a service of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, 5100 Wisconsin Ave., Ste. 400, Washington, DC 20016, 202-686-2210. Join PCRM and receive the quarterly magazine, Good Medicine.



   
This site does not provide medical or legal advice. This Web site is for informational purposes only.
Full Disclaimer | Privacy Policy

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
5100 Wisconsin Ave., N.W., Ste.400, Washington DC, 20016
Phone: 202-686-2210     Email: pcrm@pcrm.org