Why is that Realtime has to be told these kinds of things?<quoted text>
Development of type II diabetes results from a combination of lifestyle and genetic factors.
Funny thing that a lot of overweight people never get diabetes and others only 10 or 15 pounds overweight have to live with it, myself included.
I have never been an overweight person my entire life. After my pregnancy, it took about three years to lose the weight I had put on but that was the only time I ever had a "weight problem".