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From Aurora, Indiana, USA:

My 10 year old son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes about six months ago, and since then I have see a significant amount of gray hair show up on him. Is there are direct correlation between diabetes and premature gray hair?


I'm unaware of any correlation between gray hair and diabetes.


Original posting 20 Feb 2002
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