endocrinology
Type 1 diabetes

‘Double diabetes’ increases complications risk for 30% of people with T1D

Almost a third of Australians with type 1 diabetes also have metabolic syndrome – the ‘double diabetes’ state that puts them at much higher risk of microvascular and macrovascular complications, a study has found. Data from 2120 people with T1D attending specialist diabetes services across Australia showed that the prevalence of metabolic syndrome was 30% ...

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