Diabetes fallout prompts dire warnings

Death rate from type 2 is going against the overall trend
grim reaper

Having diabetes doubles a person’s chance of death, and the outlook is particularly grim for those with type 2.

A report examining 156,000 diabetes-related deaths in Australia between 2009 and 2014 highlights a widening gap in the death rate of people with type 2 diabetes compared with the general population.