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% ...
Type 1 diabetes
‘Double diabetes’ increases complications risk for 30% of people with T1D
By Michael Woodhead
5 Aug 2020