April 27, 2011
11:30 am

Medical Costs for Youth with Diabetes More Than $9,000 a Year

Young people with diabetes face substantially higher medical costs than children and teens without the disease, according to a CDC study published in the May issue of the journal Diabetes Care. The study found annual medical expenses for youth with diabetes are $9,061, compared to $1,468 for youth without the disease.


This article originally appeared here: https://tools.cdc.gov/api/embed/downloader/download.asp?m=132608&c=307894. The source website for this article is CDC Newsroom Feed.
The original publication date for this article is April 27, 2011 4:30 pm

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