Type 2 Diabetes On The Rise In Young British Columbians (Dr. Calvin Ke, St. Paul's Hospital)
We have a serious type 2 diabetes problem in B.C., and even that seems a bit of an understatement when you actually look at the numbers. Now research from Providence Health Care shows that far more people under the age of 30 have type 2 than type 1 diabetes; especially those who have a South Asian or Chinese background.
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Tiko Kerr, Vancouver Artist and patient of Dr. Julio Montaner