Type 2 is a growing health problem in the U.S., especially for minorities. It is affecting more than 20.8 million people, and studies have shown that African Americans are 1.8 times as likely to have diabetes than non-hispanic whites.
Watch how Richard Holmes, an African American Texan, deals with Type 2 for the past 10 years. He seeks education, assistance in diabetes self-management, and support from the Diabetes Coaching Program in Texas.
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