Tackling India's diabetes problem
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India has one of the highest recorded numbers of people with diabetes in the world at over 60 million.
Lifestyle, obesity and genetic susceptibility are key contributory factors.
Some medical experts also believe that babies who are undernourished in the mother's womb are also at an increased risk.
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