Center to study diabetes, health disparities
A new center at the University of Oklahoma will focus on diabetes and health disparities among American Indians.

A $6.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health creates the Oklahoma Center for American Indian Diabetes Health Disparities. Studies will take place primarily among members of the Choctaw Nation and the Chickasaw Nation.

More than 60,000 American Indians in Oklahoma have diabetes, The Oklahoman reported.

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Grant to boost diabetes fight (The Oklahoman 10/2)

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