Medical News Round-Up: Linking DNA Alterations to Type 2 Diabetes, Using CBD to Treat Heroin Abusers, and More.

Homepage Round-Up: Linking DNA Alterations to Type 2 Diabetes, Using CBD to Treat Heroin Abusers, and More.
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Here are the top stories covered by DocWire News this week in the Homepage section. This week’s edition discusses a large-scale study that linked rare DNA alterations to type 2 diabetes, how the use of cannabidiol can help treat heroin abusers, a brain-based method for diagnosing autism, and how the consumption of sugary beverages correlates to increased mortality. 

Recently, an international team of researchers linked a number of rare DNA alterations to type 2 diabetes. They published their findings in Nature. In this study, researchers assessed gene data from 42,800 individuals

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