‘A great many other genes, some known plus some unknown, are involved in a person’s overall threat of developing diabetes. Those are points a person can’t control. But there are risk elements for diabetes a person can change – – lifestyle factors, such as diet and exercise.’.. 50 percent of Americans possess gene that affects how body burns sugar A recent research by a Saint Louis University researcher confirms results that about half of the U.S. Population has a edition of a gene that triggers them to metabolize food in different ways, putting them at greater threat of developing diabetes.‘The president comes from Chicago. ‘ ‘President Obama should quit his tries to take guns from the hands of law-abiding residents and instead concentrate on stopping the criminals which will get them regardless of what,’ Dixon said. ‘It is imperative we fortify the penalty for criminals who use weapons in the commission of a crime or to cause bodily harm.’ He added that his office won’t enforce any new gun control proposals that violate the Costs of Privileges. He also pointed to prior and existing gun control initiatives and crime figures that demonstrate gun bans don’t function. ‘The President comes from Chicago, the populous city with the strictest gun laws and regulations and most severe gun violence in the country,’ said Dixon, according to KMOX.