Medicine is losing the battle against diabetes in kids

A new study shows the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in kids has almost doubled over the past 16 years. It appears our medical institutions are failing to keep our kids healthy. Now, the USPTF has intensified their efforts to screen for type 2 diabetes and prediabetes. But unfortunately they don’t go nearly far enough. Here is our take on what we can do better.

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Read more about the studies:
Main study https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2783420

Paper on earlier detection: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2783414?guestAccessKey=787d49f6-9c5b-4196-bf39-768c7cdb349a&utm_source=For_The_Media&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=ftm_links&utm_content=tfl&utm_term=082421 />
Other low-carb studies mentioned
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33652715/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8090325/
https://insight.jci.org/articles/view/128308
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865541/

Table of content:
0:00 The global obesity and type 2 diabetes epidemic
1:01 The relative increase of diabetes progression
2:53 Second paper on earlier detection
5:20 Dr. Scher’s take on the recommendation statement
8:00 Some data about low carb for prediabetes
10:28 Low carb as a lifestyle option
12:08 About Diet Doctor’s guide

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