Eating disorders in 12- to 16-year-old diabetic and nondiabetic adolescents from Barcelona, Spain.

A lthough eating disorders are common in late adolescent diabetic patients, the occurrence in younger populations, particularly male diabetic patients, is not well documented (1,2). The prevalence was studied in 60 boys and 38 girls (13.78 1.05 years of age, range 12–16) with diabetes duration 1.5 3.35 years and in 321 boys and 254 girls as nondiabetic… CONTINUE READING