Diabetes and COVID-19 in-hospital mortality rates

Diabetes and COVID-19 in-hospital mortality rates

A recent large-scale study concludes that both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are associated with an increased risk of COVID-19-related in-hospital death. It finds that one-third of coronavirus-related deaths in hospitals in England are individuals with diabetes. Share on PinterestA new study investigates the association between diabetes and in-hospital COVID-19 deaths. Over the last […]
Black people four times as likely to test positive for COVID-19

Black people four times as likely to test positive for COVID-19

An analysis of the medical records of people who doctors tested for the new coronavirus suggests that the infection exacerbates existing socioeconomic inequalities. Share on PinterestNew research finds that black people are four times more likely to test positive for...