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In depth 2010

In depth for January 2010

Diabetes in Kansas: A pending tidal wave
January 29, 2010
Children born in 2000 have a one in three chance of becoming diabetic. Already the epidemic is estimated to cost Kansas $1.3 billion, a price that taps the pocketbook of every resident. As the number of type 2 diabetes continues to grow, so do the health complications and costs that come with the rising tide.