Federal Legislation Would Close Disparities Gap in Diabetes' Treatment Among Blacks and Others

November 8, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Frederick H. Lowe U.S. Rep. Diana De Gette (D., Colo.) has introduced legislation that, if passed, would order the National Institutes of Health to expand research on type 2 diabetes to African Americans and other nonwhites. The bill, named "Eliminating Disparities in Diabetes Prevention, Access and Care Act of 2013," would amend the Public Health Service Act to research diabetes among minori...

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