Scientists hail type 1 diabetes breakthrough: Study reveals those diagnosed before 7 may suffer the most

Scientists hail type 1 diabetes breakthrough: Study reveals those diagnosed before 7 may suffer the most

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Scientists hail type 1 diabetes breakthrough: Study reveals those diagnosed before 7 may suffer the most – but there’s still hope for teenagers Scientists hail type 1 diabetes breakthrough: Study reveals those diagnosed before 7 may suffer the most – but there’s still hope for teenagers Children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes before the age of seven develop a more aggressive form of the disease, researchers have found Children who are diagnosed with diabetes before the age of seven develop a more aggressive form of the disease than teenagers, new research suggests. A condition known as insulitis, representing an inflammatory process, kills off nearly all the insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas of the young children.

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