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Trial will see if mentors can help prevent diabetes

Researchers in Norfolk are beginning a £2m project to screen 10,000 people who are at high risk of type 2 diabetes.

Some people whose blood sugar shows they are at a "pre-diabetes" stage will be assigned mentors - patients who already have the condition

The BBC's Jane Dreaper has been finding out how it works.

  • 22 Mar 2011
  • From the section Health
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