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Did thin people kinda "eat" their way into diabetes 2?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Maybe

Obesity is a leading cause of type 2 diabetes so if a thin person becomes obese, he/she is now at higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
That being said, there are many other causes for type 2 diabetes, thus a thin person can also get type 2 diabetes.

In brief: Maybe

Obesity is a leading cause of type 2 diabetes so if a thin person becomes obese, he/she is now at higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
That being said, there are many other causes for type 2 diabetes, thus a thin person can also get type 2 diabetes.
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