Researcher offers diet tips to help prevent cancerA new study finds that a diet high in fiber could help offset the occurrence of Type 1, or juvenile, diabetes. Scientists found that instances of the rodent equivalent of juvenile diabetes was eliminated in a group of mice fed a particular high fiber diet, the Guardian reports. Type 1 diabetes is an anomaly in which the body produces little or no insulin, the hormone needed to process glucose. Around 1.25 million children and adults in the U.S. were reported to have Type 1 diabetes in 2012, according to data from the American Diabetes Association. The findings were provided by researches at Monash University in Melbourne working with Australia's national science agency.
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