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Do YOU have a high BMI? you ARE more likely to get type 2 diabetes
- Researchers followed identical twins who had different BMIs for 12 years
- Said higher BMI doesn’t raise risk of heart attacks even if person is obese
- But the heavier twin in the pair did have an increased chance of diabetes
- Weight loss ‘more effective at reducing diabetes than heart problems’