Does Covid lead to diabetes?  Long-Covid and effects on blood glucose

Does Covid lead to diabetes? Long-Covid and effects on blood glucose

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Does Covid lead to diabetes?  Long-Covid and effects on blood glucose

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It is shown that those suffering from diabetes have a greater risk of becoming seriously ill with Covid, the possibility that SARS-CoV-2 infection can favor the development of diabetes is also increasingly clear. Among the long-Covid disorders, glycemic control and insulin resistance problems are also very common. Diabetes itself could be an effect of long-Covid

This possibility, supported by several studies, was presented by Francesco Giorgino, President of the Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE) on the occasion of the 41st National Congress held in Rome from 14 to 17 July.