'Short-sleepers' may develop blood sugar abnormality that can lead to diabetes

Wednesday, March 11, 2009 - 16:36 in Health & Medicine

People who sleep less than six hours a night appear to have a higher risk of developing impaired fasting glucose - a condition that can precede type 2 diabetes, researchers reported at the American Heart Association's 49th Annual Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention.

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