What professions are most at risk of developing diabetes?
Male professional drivers and female cleaners are among those with the highest risk of type 2 diabetes, researchers say.
A Swedish study has revealed the jobs hardest hit by the disease — and which may benefit the most from interventions.
National registers were used to follow a cohort of more than 4.5 million people for a diagnosis of diabetes from 2006 to 2015.
Researchers looked at all Swedish citizens born between 1937 and 1979, and who were employed between 2001 and 2013.
The authors then calculated the