Study links waist size, U.S. diabetes rates

ARLINGTON, Va. – Americans’ larger waist size, not conventional risk factors such as obesity, appears to best explain why the United States has higher adult diabetes rates than England, according to a new study published online in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. The study, conducted at the RAND Corp., the University College London…

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