People with diabetes are up to four times more likely to break a bone — and the risk increases over time for Type 2 patients, review finds

  • Researchers conducted a review of patients who had hip or limb fractures
  • They found that Type 1 diabetics are most likely to present with a broken bone
  • Type 2 patients are still a third more likely to have a fracture than non-diabetics
  • In Type 2 cases, the risk increases both with insulin use and diabetes duration

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