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Early age of type 1 diabetes diagnosis linked to shorter life expectancy, compared to later diagnosis

Medical Xpress - Fri 10 Aug 18

Life-expectancy for individuals with younger-onset disease is on average 16 years shorter compared to people without diabetes, and 10 years shorter for those diagnosed at an older age

Early Onset Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Heart Disease

WebMD - Fri 10 Aug 18

Compared with the control group, life expectancy averaged 16 years less for people diagnosed with diabetes before age 10. Those diagnosed at an older age died, on average, 10 years earlier than ...

Younger Age of T1D Diagnosis Tied to Higher Mortality Risk

MedPageToday - Thu 9 Aug 18

(MedPage Today) -- Elevated mortality largely driven by higher cardiovascular risk

Early type 1 diabetes shortens women's lives by 18 years

ScienceDaily - Fri 10 Aug 18

Women who developed type 1 diabetes before the age of ten years die an average of nearly 18 years earlier than women who do not have diabetes. Men in the corresponding situation lose almost ...

Early type 1 diabetes shortens women’s lives by 18 years, Science Blog - Fri 10 Aug 18
Early type 1 diabetes shortens women's lives by 18 years, Eurekalert - Fri 10 Aug 18