Preventing Chronic Disease | Using a Participatory Research Approach in a School-Based Physical Activity Intervention to Prevent Diabetes in the Hualapai Indian Community, Arizona, 2002"2006 - CDC

In the United States, type 2 diabetes has reached epidemic proportions among indigenous people. Community-based participatory research offers American Indian communities and university partners an opportunity to integrate skills in community action and systematic inquiry to develop locally acceptable primary prevention interventions to combat diabetes risk factors. The Hualapai Tribe and the University of Arizona designed, implemented, and assessed a school-based physical activity intervention to reduce diabetes risk factors among youth.

Media Type: Html
  • SourceUrl:
  • Syndication ID: 11648
  • Language: English
  • Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Date Syndication Captured: Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:48 PM
  • Date Syndication Updated: Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:58 PM


General: CDC indians Diabetes Mellitus Native Americans Preventing Chronic Disease PCD community-based participatory research Primary Prevention physical fitness

Preview   0 Users liked this content.

Embed Code Snippet

To get the embed code snippet please Login.