Why Saturdays are dangerous for type 1

Patients with type 1 diabetes are more likely to report severe hypoglycaemia on the weekend, particularly Saturday, than on a weekday, say German researchers.  

The results were sampled from an eight-year study of 1080 severe hypoglycaemic episodes reported by 747 patients with type 1, type 2 or pancreatic diabetes.

Patients with type 1 diabetes reported an average of 2.87 events/weekend hour compared