Date of Publication

2-2-2009

Abstract

Background: • 23.6 million people or 7.8% of the US population have diabetes • Type 2 diabetes can cause many serious problems that affect the heart, nerves, eyes, and kidneys • Lifestyle choices, including dietmanagement, can be used to control or help supplement medical care used in minimizing the risk factors associated with diabetes

Advisor(s)

Amanda Kennedy, PharmD, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Sarah Russell, Burlington Housing Authority

Agency

Burlington Housing Authority

Subjects

Access to Health Services, Diabetes, Educational and Community-Based Programs, Nutrition and Weight Status

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