According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study, new cases of diabetes in the U.S. have began to decline, says the New York Times.
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Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care for CNBC.com.
Meg Tirrell joined CNBC in April 2014 as a general assignment reporter focusing on biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.
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