Type 1 diabetes link to rosacea

Patients with rosacea are much more likely to have one of a number of autoimmune conditions, including diabetes, Danish researchers report.

Their registry study of 6750 rosacea patients found considerably higher rates of type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, coeliac disease and multiple sclerosis, compared with 34,000 matched controls.

After adjusting for smoking and socioeconomic status, people with rosacea had a