Latinas with diabetes

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Diagnosed with diabetes as a child, Christina Rodriguez regularly sees six different doctors in order to keep tabs on this multi-organ disease.

Writing at Projecto Latina, the editorial director of Extra reports that Latinas have a much higher chance of developing diabetes – and of dying from it.

She says one challenge for Latinas is that they’ve been raised to “help everyone but yourself.”

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