What we know about COVID-19 and diabetes
COVID-19 poses different risks to people living with diabetes. The Center for Diseases Control (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) have identified that people living with diabetes are at a greater risk of serious COVID-19 complications and death than people living without diabetes. Advanced age, heart disease, lung disease, and cancer also elevate risk.
While researchers are still hard at work looking for more answers, here are some more facts about COVID-19 and diabetes, many courtesy of the American Diabetes Association.