The problem of type 2 diabetes in Indigenous children is so serious that screening should be rolled out in schools, a leading endocrinologist says. According to AIHW statistics from 2014 the incidence of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is eight times higher in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children aged 10-14 years compared to peers of ...
Type 2 diabetes
Call to screen Indigenous children for T2DM as rates soar
By Tessa Hoffman
29 Aug 2017