Potential gains in life expectancy linked to achieving treatment goals for type 2 diabetes

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What The Study Did: An analytical model including data from 421 adults with type 2 diabetes was used to estimate potential gains in life expectancy associated with improving blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol and body weight toward optimal levels.

Authors: Hui Shao, M.D., of the University of Florida in Gainesville, is the corresponding author.

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