Young people with type 2 diabetes are being misdiagnosed as type 1 while the elderly are being underdiagnosed, the 2018 ADA Scientific Sessions was told. According to epidemiologist Dr Sharon Saydah, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 17% of young people with type 2 diabetes were misclassified. Yet because of their ...
Type 2 diabetes
Time to focus on young/old-onset T2D
By Mardi Chapman
10 Jul 2018