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Diabetes in Children

Children are susceptible to both forms of diabetes, type I and type 2 diabetes. Until recently, the most common form of diabetes in children and teens was type 1. Today, children are at risk for type 2 diabetes, which was always more prevalent in adults than juveniles. Type 1 diabetes among children is called juvenile diabetes and occurs when the pancreas does not make satisfactory amounts of insulin. Without insulin, there is an overload of… Read More »