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Why are so many kids getting diabetes now? Is it juvenile diabetes?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Obesity

More kids are now obese (too much food and less activity) which is the number one cause of diabetes.

In brief: Obesity

More kids are now obese (too much food and less activity) which is the number one cause of diabetes.
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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

It is type 2 secondary to life style leading to obesity.

In brief: No

It is type 2 secondary to life style leading to obesity.
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