Elderly people with diabetes who contract COVID-19 are at a much higher risk of dying from the disease – and the virus may actually trigger the onset of diabetes in normally healthy people, an international review has found. Published in Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, the review co-authored by Professor Paul Zimmet of Monash University finds that ...
Review highlights diabetes risks in COVID-19 disease
By Michael Woodhead
28 Apr 2020