Food as Medicine: Promoting Native Foods to Fight Diabetes Among American Indians

Potawot is a clinic in California and one of 17 American Indian organizations nationwide that received a $100,000 grant from the CDC’s Native Diabetes Wellness Program. The clinic is using the money to develop a comprehensive Food as Medicine program trying to re-establish the traditional ways American Indians think about food.

http://californiawatch.org/dailyreport/tribal-clinic-uses-native-foods-fight-diabetes-15533