Lowering blood sugar levels and shedding weight can help combat diabetes complications, but researchers say this “one size fit all” approach ignores other risk factors.
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.