Diabetes

Rare but deadly ‘black fungus’ adds to India’s COVID-19 struggle

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Doctors in India are being told to watch out for an extremely rare but often deadly “black fungus” that can afflict people with severe cases of COVID-19, as the country’s healthcare system continues to buckle under the stress of the pandemic. The disease, also known as mucormycosis, infects the …

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Coronavirus patients with diabetes more likely to die from the virus: study – National

Coronavirus patients with diabetes more likely to die from the virus: study - National

Three out of 10 diabetic patients treated for the novel coronavirus either required ventilation or died within a week of hospitalization, a new French study found. Researchers looked at more than 1,300 patients with COVID-19 in French hospitals who also had diabetes — 89 per cent of whom had Type 2 …

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COVID-19 impacting Durham Region residents living with diabetes – Durham

The push to grow more of what we eat in Edmonton - Edmonton

COVID-19 is causing additional concern for people with diabetes, due to the possibility the novel coronavirus can lead to more severe symptoms and complications. In response, Loreen Greer says she’s been forced to switch up her routine. Instead of going to exercise classes, Greer, who has Type 1 diabetes, gets …

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