people - 7% of the population - have diabetes. 14.6 million
are diagnosed. 6.2 million are undiagnosed. (National Diabetes
Information Clearinghouse, 2005)
population of the Rio Grande Valley is 1,170,776.
(National Census Bureau, 2006)
school nurses have been trained and certified for the Acanthosis
are conducted in 11 Texas Education Agency Education Service
Center Regions 1, 2, 3, 4, 10, 11, 13, 15, 18, 19 and 20.
For further information about either the Diabetes
Registry or the AN Screenings please feel free to take a look at
our publications section.