Gen-X Are More Likely to Have Diabetes Than Baby Boomers – Businessweek : Patients at the Aimin Fat Reduction Hospital exercise on treadmills at the hospital’s gym in Tianjin, China. Photographer: Natalie Behring/Bloomberg People born from 1966 to 1980, known as Generation X, are fatter and twice as likely to have diabetes as Baby Boomers were at the same age, according to an Australian study that predicts younger generations will be sicker and costlier to care for in old age. National health survey data were used to compare the groups at age 25 to 44 years.
Gen-X (Gen-XXL)? More prone to #diabetes, #obesity.