Faculty Articles

Volume

1

Issue

1

Publication Date / Copyright Date

4-2019

First Page

3

Last Page

12

Publisher

Acta Scientific

Abstract

Diabetes is escalating at staggering levels in the United States and worldwide. This paper will present a review of relevant literature that supports the need for research in Haitian American women, a particularly vulnerable group, with type 2 diabetes mellitus. It will also unveil the cultural factors that pose challenges to the treatment and management of this condition.

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Disciplines

Nursing

Keywords

Haiti, type 2 diabetes mellitus, Haitians with diabetes, Haitian women with diabetes, management of diabetes in Haitians, management of diabetes in African Americans

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