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Diabetes mellitus: An unrelenting threat to the health of minorities

hearing before the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, One Hundred ... Congress, second session, April 6, 1992

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


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Number of Pages209
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Open LibraryOL7368270M
ISBN 100160386713
ISBN 109780160386718

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  The Case For A Diverse Health Care Workforce. Putting aside issues of equity and fairness for the moment, at least four practical reasons can be put forth for attaining greater diversity in Cited by:   How Obesity Increases The Risk For Diabetes Date: J Source: Salk Institute Summary: Obesity is probably the most important factor in .


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Diabetes Mellitus: an unrelenting threat to the health of minorities: hearing before the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session.

Testimony of the American Dietetic Association: non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus--an unrelenting but undeserved threat to the health of minorities. [No authors listed] PMID. Global report on diabetes. Diabetes Mellitus – epidemiology. Diabetes Mellitus – prevention and control. Diabetes, Gestational.

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