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Diabetes walk attracts more than a thousand participants

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

This morning, more than a thousand people pounded the pavement to help raise awareness for diabetes.

Today, the American Diabetes Association held their annual Walk to Stop Diabetes at Mackenzie Park.

Currently, There are nearly 26 million Americans who have diabetes, 30,000 right here in Lubbock.

Organizers say their mission is to prevent and cure diabetes. And to improve the lives of people who are affected by it.

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