Physical activity, independent of weight loss, may help to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes in people who are at high risk for diabetes, according to new follow-up data from the landmark Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) study, presented today in the President’s Oral Session at the American Diabetes Association’s 76th Scientific Sessions at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.

Source: New Diabetes Prevention Program Data Indicates Physical Activity Helps Prevent Type 2 Diabetes