Across Texas and the nation, obesity and diabetes are combining to create a widespread health crisis that kills and alters lives. Fighting Obesity and Diabetes follows higher-education experts combating this deadly epidemic through education, research and better choices. A diabetes patient and her husband speak about their struggles with both illness and poverty.
The University of Texas at Brownsville
Gallegos Elementary School, Brownsville, Texas
School of Public Health, UT Health Science Center at Houston
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing