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Diabetes in NYC: Surveillance and epidemiologic findings from new data sources

A presentation from Lorna Thorpe, Ph.D., M.P.H., at the session "Coming to grips with the obesity-linked diabetes epidemic" at the Urban Health Journalism Workshop 2007. Thorpe is deputy commissioner of the New York City Health Department. The presentation shows statistics for diabetes in New York City and the rest of the country. (PDF)