"Research has shown that elderly people with type-2 diabetes are more likely to have higher levels of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and organochlorine pesticides in their blood, indicating that environmental exposure to these substances substantially increases the risk of developing diabetes in an ageing population."Read the full report here.
Sunday, March 25, 2012
Swedish study links PCBs and pesticides to diabetes in the elderly
According to a recent report by Chemical Watch: