How COVID-19 affects people with diabetes differently

“By now, you have probably heard that people with diabetes are a risk group during the COVID-19 pandemic. There are some misunderstandings about what that means, ”clarifies the organization of health issues, HealthiNation.

“People with diabetes are not at increased risk of developing COVID-19. However, the precision made through an interview ((broadcast on video) with the Endocrinologist specialist, Ana Kausel, is cited:

“Patients with diabetes are at higher risk of developing complications and higher risk of mortality when they have COVID-19 infection,” he said.