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February 2018

February 15, 2018

Using Art to Tackle Obesity and Diabetes in Youth

by New York Times

Between 2000 and 2009, the rate of Type 2 diabetes in children jumped more than 30 percent — and it is climbing especially fast among children from poor and minority families. Faced with these startling numbers, public health experts and arts educators have teamed up to try a novel approach to preventing the disease in young people.

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Overconsumption of added sugar is linked to type 2 diabetes, a disease affecting 26 million Americans.

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