Repeated use of some antibiotics can increase the risk of type2 diabetes by 23%

March 25, 2015 8:12 AM

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Repeated use of some antibiotics can increase the risk of type2 diabetes by 23%

A new study published in the European Journal of Endocrinology says those who take certain antibiotics repeatedly may have a higher risk of type 2 diabetes.

Looking at a database of a million people in the United Kingdom, researchers observed that people who had been prescribed two or more courses of specific types of antibiotics over a period of time had greater chances of being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, compared to people who had never been pres...

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