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Younger patients with type 2 diabetes are hit hard by the disease

08/01/2018

Photo: A physician talking to her patient; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Werner Heiber

More often patients under the age of 45 are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. The healthcare sector is not prepared for this patient group so they get insufficient treatment, starting with an only 15-minutes consultation at their general practitioner when getting diagnosed.