Three-year-old receives type 2 diagnosis

A three-year-old who tipped the scales at 35 kilograms has become one of the youngest people ever to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

Weighing as much as an average 11-year-old, and double the average for her own age, the toddler was brought to a paediatric clinic in Texas to examine her weight gain as well as excessive urination and thirst.

The girl tested negative for an array of conditions