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Jun 6, 2014 7:18 AM by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News

Obstructive sleep apnea could be linked to Type 2 diabetes

Obstructive sleep apnea could be linked to Type 2 diabetes.

Doctors at the University of Toronto in Canada followed 8500 people for about five and a half years.

People with mild or moderate sleep apnea had a 23 percent increased risk for developing diabetes.

Researchers say this study helps confirm smaller studies that found the same link.

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