The Rise of Childhood Type 1 Diabetes in the 20th Century
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Incidence of diabetes in Oslo, 1925–1954, per 100,000/year. The rate of onset under the age of 30 years was constant, whereas
incidence rates fell rapidly in older age-groups as a consequence of wartime rationing. Redrawn from data in Westlund (18).