Warning over waistline link to type 2 diabetes

1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014 content supplied byNHS Choices

"Public Health England said there was a 'very high risk' of diabetes with waistlines over 40in (102cm) in men or 35in (88cm) in women," BBC News reports. A new report highlights the connection between obesity and diabetes, which can be life-threatening…

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