Having Blue Eyes, Fair Skin May Raise Risk For Type 1 Diabetes

MedWire (5/10, Albert) reported, “Having blue eyes, and to a lesser extent fair skin, increases a person’s risk of having Type 1 diabetes,” according to a study published online in the journal Diabetes/Metabolism: Research and Reviews. After assessing “iris color and skin type (by melanin quantification) in 281 consecutive patients with type 1 diabetes…and 298Continue reading “Having Blue Eyes, Fair Skin May Raise Risk For Type 1 Diabetes”