Blood Sugar Rising

Gretchen - San Francisco, CA

Clip | 4m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

Diabetes runs through Gretchen Carvajal’s family. “My mother had it, her mother, her sister, and now my older sister has it, too,” she says. She was pleased to become a mentor at The Bigger Picture, a group that uses poetry to bring the message of healthy eating to their community in San Francisco.

Aired: 04/15/20

Rating: NR

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