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Re: [IP] Diabetic Life Span (Mitch)

RoseLea wrote:
> Mitch wrote:
> >>I was told 28 years ago that has stuck with me all this time was that a
> diabetics life span was on average 30 years from the time he/she is
> diagnosed
> with the disease. 

the statistic i have heard many times and do not know if it is true or
not is the average diabetic (i believe all types) has 15 years less
lifespan than he/she otherwise would. average is average, an individual
diabetic could live way more or less than this.

chris parsons
T1 82 HTRON Plus 99
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