Blog: Tohono O'odham Nation tackles diabetes with tribal foods
Posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2012
"The diabetes epidemic so prevalent in Native Americans can lead to further complications and health issues. One tribe, Tohono O'odham Nation, has the highest rates of diabetes in the nation, but they are tackling this problem head on. Part of their solution is returning to their traditional diet, which included cactus, beans, dark greens, corn and grains. Watch the video to learn about their fight against diabetes." Get the Story:
Kimi Harris: Native American tribe fights diabetes by turning to traditional foods (Mother Nature Network 5/23)
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