Blood Sugar Rising

The Bigger Picture Project

Clip | 3m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

The Bigger Picture Project is a collaboration between Dr. Dean Schillinger and Youth Speaks, youth of color who use poetry to tell the story of the bigger picture behind the diabetes epidemic. Workshops with youth are based around poetry, and topics such as health and food accessibility. Blood Sugar Rising is a PBS special from WGBH, about the diabetes epidemic in the United States.

Aired: 02/25/20

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

A Production of Structure Films for WGBH. With funding from: Draper, The Russell Berrie Foundation, Sami Inkinen, through the Inkinen Family Donor-Advised Fund, The Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.

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