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RE: [IP] cause for type 1

I believe this is what happened to me, having had polio in childhood and
problems with blood sugar from that point on. It's interesting though that
it took so long to turn into diabetes in my case.


> > I was also told the same thing, that diabetes can be caused
> > by a virus.
> That's one of the current theories.  Type 1 DM is associated with some
> viruses, notably Coxsackievirus, which is similar (and related) to
> Poliovirus.  However, no causal relationship has been established.
> Jim Handsfield

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