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#63 Obesity & Diabetes- One City’s Solution: Dr. Rose Gowen — How Do We Fix It?

The obesity rate is 52% in Brownsville, Texas – far higher than the national average.  Nearly one in three residents has diabetes – three times the rate elsewhere.  Brownsville also has a very high rate of poverty where more half the residents are not covered by health insurance.This city and

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