Asian women and diabetes
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Asian women and diabetes an evaluation report of a community based initiative by Jatinderpal Kaur

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Published by Wolverhampton Asian Women and Diabetes Forum in [Wolverhampton] .
Written in English

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Statementwritten by Jatinderal Kaur, Jill Bedford.
ContributionsBedford, Jill., Wolverhampton Asian Women and Diabetes Forum.
The Physical Object
Pagination28p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19785764M

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