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What are the common age differences between diabetes type 1 and type 2?
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Dr. Michael Borookhim
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Typicaly type 1s are
Diagnoses as children and they are Insulin requiring.
Type 2 tend to be adults and overweight and have are non Insulin requiring.

In brief: Typicaly type 1s are
Diagnoses as children and they are Insulin requiring.
Type 2 tend to be adults and overweight and have are non Insulin requiring.
Dr. Michael Borookhim
Dr. Michael Borookhim
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Dr. Louis Krenn
Family Medicine
In brief: It varies
Type 1 diabetics are usually children, but can include some young adults.
Type 2 diabetics are usually adults. However, type 2 diabetes is usually caused by obesity and we are starting to see some obese children develop type 2 diabetes.

In brief: It varies
Type 1 diabetics are usually children, but can include some young adults.
Type 2 diabetics are usually adults. However, type 2 diabetes is usually caused by obesity and we are starting to see some obese children develop type 2 diabetes.
Dr. Louis Krenn
Dr. Louis Krenn
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