Study recommends early screening for type 2 diabetesBMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7172.1548a (Published 05 December 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:1548
- Scott Gottlieb
- New York
Screening for type 2 diabetes should begin at age 25 to slow the development of complications such as blindness, kidney disease, and amputations, according to a study conducted by researchers from the US government.
Currently, the American Diabetes Association recommends that routine screening for …