Pilot of a Diabetes Primary Prevention Program in a Hard-to-Reach, Low-Income, Immigrant Hispanic Population

@article{Millard2010PilotOA,
  title={Pilot of a Diabetes Primary Prevention Program in a Hard-to-Reach, Low-Income, Immigrant Hispanic Population},
  author={Ann V. Millard and Margaret A. Graham and Xiaohui Wang and Nelda Mier and Esmeralda R. S{\'a}nchez and Isidore Flores and Marta Elizondo-Fournier},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={906-913}
}
An immigrant Hispanic population in the Texas-Mexico border region urgently requested assistance with diabetes. The project team implemented an exploratory pilot intervention to prevent type 2 diabetes in the general population through enhanced nutrition and physical activity. Social networks in low-income rural areas (colonias) participated in an… CONTINUE READING