Diabetes Care 2021 Apr 6. Epub 2021 Apr 6.
Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden.
Objective: To ascertain the association and coaggregation of eating disorders and childhood-onset type 1 diabetes in families.
Research Design And Methods: Using population samples from national registers in Sweden ( = 2,517,277) and Demark ( = 1,825,920), we investigated the within-individual association between type 1 diabetes and eating disorders and their familial coaggregation among full siblings, half siblings, full cousins, and half cousins. On the basis of clinical diagnoses, we classified eating disorders into any eating disorder (AED), anorexia nervosa (AN) and atypical AN, and other eating disorder (OED). Read More