Disparities in diabetes

Diabetics who live in low income neighborhoods are more likely to suffer from complications due to their diabetes. Racial minority populations tend to have a higher risk of amputations due to complications with diabetes. Due to this the American Diabetes Association is concerned and is trying to make it so that these disparities in diabetes don’t exist.

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/08/06/disparities-in-diabetes/?_r=0

Contributing Author: Eliza La Rue

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