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Diabetes linked to bowel cancer

A new study has claimed that diabetics are likely to develop bowel cancer later in life. Researchers, led by the University of Western Australia, have carried out the study which established a

8 million diabetes cases in Pakistan

LAHORE: There has been a drastic increase in the number of diabetics over the past decade and there are nearly eight million diabetics across Pakistan, Akhuwat Health Services Project Director Dr Izharul Haq said on Saturday.
He expressed these views on the occasion of the World Diabetes Day. Haq said that around 10 years ago, Pakistan was ranked eighth on the list of countries having most diabetes patients but now its ranking had worsened to fourth. The project director said