endocrinology
Type 1 diabetes

Diet and weight a concern for children with T1D, audit suggests

Children with type 1 diabetes are avoiding carbs but consume too much sugar and fat and are overweight, an audit by dieticians at a Victorian diabetes centre has found. Surveys completed for 429 children aged 2-17 with diabetes attending the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne showed that 30% were overweight and all of them had ...

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