Can COVID actually cause diabetes?
Recent research that has been ongoing throughout the pandemic has demonstrated that the Sars-CoV-2 virus, otherwise known as COVID-19, is capable of causing new onset diabetes in adults and children.
- Adults are 40% more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes after having COVID-19
- Children are up to 30% more likely to develop Type 1 diabetes
Read more from GoodRx.com to learn what providers know so far: