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Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus is a major problem in the coral island archipelago of the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) in the South Pacific.

In 2006 I was privileged to participate, as medical director, in the Diabetes and Wellness Outcomes Research for the Republic of the Marshall Islands, a program to help solve the problem.

Please follow links below for brief videos which document the remarkable success of this ongoing attempt at turning the problem around.

TO View the Videos CLICK HERE:

 

Canvasback Missions: DIABETES IN THE MARSHALL ISLANDS

And HERE

Reclaiming Your Health: Lessons from the Marshall Islands – Brenda Davis, R.D.

And HERE:

 

Canvasback Missions: Diabetes in the Micronesian Islands

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