1. Children who have had enterovirus infection are around 50 per cent more likely to develop type 1 diabetes

    Children who have had enterovirus infection are around 50 per cent more likely to develop type 1 diabetes, a new study has warned. The study by Dr Tsai Chung-Li, China Medical University, Taiwan, and colleagues investigated the link between enterovirus (EV) infection and subsequent type 1 diabetes. Enteroviruses are a...
  2. The Charcot Foot in Diabetes

    The diabetic Charcot foot syndrome is a serious and potentially limb-threatening lower-extremity complication of diabetes. Charcot neuropathic osteoarthropathy (CN), commonly referred to as the Charcot foot, is a condition affecting the bones, joints, and soft tissues of the foot and ankle, characterized by inflammation in the earliest phase. The interaction of...

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