I have diabetes and depression and there is evidence that people who are diagnosed with diabetes are 3 times more likely to get depression than those people who don’t have diabetes. I don’t think depression has helped my diabetes one little bit!
I have a family history of diabetes, my dad has type 1, which he wasn’t diagnosed till in his 50’s and my mum’s a type 2 diabetic. There is a proven link between having a family history and developing type 2 diabetes! I do feel that the odds of me getting diabetes were quite high!
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