Type 1 Diabetes
While insulin comprises a big part of diabetes expenses for children and adults, diabetes-related supplies can cost even more.
Recent studies are uncovering how diabetes may structurally alter the brain, leading to cognitive decline.
A U-M study found that type 1 diabetes rates were one-third lower in children who received all doses of the rotavirus vaccine.
New research shows that a combination of two immune-system factors could open up new avenues for treating diabetes and obesity.