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U.S. has highest cost, economic impact of treating Type 2 diabetes

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Friday, April 3, 2015

By Angie Schuster

The economic impact and costs of treating Type 2 diabetes in the United States are higher than anywhere else in the world, according to a study conducted by researchers at the University of Anglia. In Arizona, experts say one reason for that is complications arising from the disease not being diagnosed early.