Newscasting from Australia: Men Face More Diabetes Complications Than Women

Men with diabetes have a greater risk for complications than women, irrespective of diabetes duration, according to a study published online May 16 in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health.

Alice A. Gibson, from the University of Sydney, and colleagues investigated sex differences in incident microvascular and macrovascular complications among adults with diabetes. The analysis included 25,713 individuals (aged 45 years and older and with diabetes) participating in the 45 and Up Study.

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