Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Face Much Higher Hospitalization Rates

April 13, 2015 11:00 PM

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MONDAY, April 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Children with type 1 diabetes are nearly five times more likely to be hospitalized than those without the disease, a new British study finds.

"Children with diabetes are at an unacceptably increased risk of being admitted to hospital," John Gregory, a professor and specialist in pediatric endocrinology at Cardiff University School of Medicine, said in a university news release.

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