New Covid-19 alarm: it could be causing type 1 diabetes in kids
Worrying rise of new-onset cases among UK children mirrors similar scenarios in China and Italy
Covid-19 could cause type 1 diabetes in children, scientists have warned, following a rise in new cases at the height of the pandemic.
Hospitals in northwest London recorded more than twice the number of new-onset patients they would normally have expected, with the majority arriving in a serious state.
Researchers at Imperial College London, who compiled the study, are now calling on parents to watch out for signs of diabetes: tiredness, dehydration, frequent urination and weight loss...