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What you need to know about COVID-19 if you have diabetes

April 17, 2020

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Robert Gabbay, MD, PhD, FACP, Contributor

Robert A. Gabbay, MD, PhD, FACP, is Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President at Joslin Diabetes Center, and Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School. He oversees the clinical care for over 25,000 patients at Joslin, … See Full Bio
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Abie Sekete
May 1, 2020

I wonder when will this diabetic thing get a cure.It is ten years now with suffering. I am from South Africa.

April 29, 2020

My son has type 1 diabetes and is 19. I have to work. What can I do to lessen his chances of me bring something home to him?

April 27, 2020

This article was more helpful than the hospital. My father passed yesterday after being asymtomatic for one day – he died the next. Thanks for helping possibly answer my questions as to what went wrong.

April 30, 2020

I am so, so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you during this difficult period.

Jeffrey Sipos
April 25, 2020

I just read a articule in Diabetes Forecast about ur Bronze Medal Program how do I get more information about this?? I am a Type 1 diabetic for 50 years now and would like to get some info on this program

Gisele Bouroncle
April 24, 2020

is this info available in other languages

April 20, 2020

Beyond theories, knowledge from other diseases and models in labs and animals, are there any known effects of SARS-CoV-2 on diabetic patients’ outcomes (glycemia, HbA1c, retinopathy, neuropathy, nephropathy, etc.)? Thanks.

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