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litigation,a_dd anda_dd legislationa_dd strategies,a_dd thea_dd messagea_dd anda_dd itsa_dd
communicationa_dd channela_dd area_dd ofa_dd gooda_dd managementa_dd anda_dd
structurea_dd (Greene,a_dd 2006).a_dd
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primarya_dd causea_dd isa_dd lifestylea_dd factorsa_dd such_dd asa_dd overweight,a_dd
physicala_dd inactivity,a_dd anda_dd obesity,a_dd ita_dd becomesa_dd essentiala_dd toa_dd
havea_dd aa_dd proposeda_dd policya_dd solutiona_dd directeda_dd towardsa_dd
stimulatinga_dd appropriatea_dd lifestyles.a_dd Studiesa_dd conducteda_dd showa_dd
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initiativea_dd willa_dd involvea_dd engaginga_dd nutritionists,a_dd dietitiansa_dd
alongsidea_dd sociala_dd workersa_dd toa_dd educatea_dd thea_dd communitya_dd ona_dd
takinga_dd aa_dd balanceda_dd dieta_dd dailya_dd bya_d ensuringa_dd aa_dd higha_dd
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toa_dd createa_dd awareness,a_dd decreasea_dd thea_dd newa_dd casesa_dd anda_dd
createa_dd aa_dd healthya_dd environmenta_dd socially,a_dd physicallya_dd anda_dd
mentallya_dd fora_dd diabeticsa_dd worldwide.a_dd Diabetesa_dd affectsa_dd thea_dd
social,a_dd mentala_dd anda_dd physicala_dd aspectsa_dd ofa_dd thea_dd patient.a_dd Ona_dd
thea_dd sidea_dd ofa_dd thea_dd affecteda_dd families,a_dd diabetesa_dd createsa_dd aa_dd
financiala_dd burdena_dd ona_dd thea_dd higha_dd costa_dd ofa_dd maintaininga_dd thea_dd
condition.a_dd Thisa_dd policya_dd aimsa_dd toa_d sensitizea_dd thea_dd audiencea_dd
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factora_dd ina_dd complicationsa_dd sucha_dd asa_dd lossa_dd ofa_dd vision,a_dd
memorya_dd loss,a_d amputateda_dd legs,a_dd anda_dd kidneya_dd failure.a_dd
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a_dd aa_dd a_dd a_dd a_dd a_dd 7
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outa_dd ifa_dd changesa_dd ina_dd lifestylea_dd ana_dd impacta_dd ina_dd preventiona_dd
ofa_dd diabetes.a_dd Thea_dd studya_dd wasa_dd conducteda_dd fora_dd 24a_dd weeksa_dd
wherea_dd thea_dd participantsa_dd ata_dd riska_dd ofa_dd typea_dd 2a_dd diabetesa_dd
receivea_dd aa_dd diet,a_dd aa_dd medicationa_dd calleda_dd metformin,a_dd anda_dd aa_dd
lifestylea_dd interventiona_d (NIDDK,a_dd 2018).a_dd Thea_dd interventionsa_dd
includea_dd basica_d nutritiona_dd classesa_dd anda_dd physicala_dd anda_dd weighta_dd
lossa_dd activities.a_dd Thea_dd participantsa_dd hada_dd beena_dd monitoreda_dd froma_dd
thea_dd yeara_dd 2002.a_dd a_dd Thea_dd findingsa_dd werea_dd thata_dd lifestylea_dd
changesa_dd area_dd essentiala_dd ina_dd thea_dd preventiona_dd ofa_dd diabetes.a_dd
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experiencesa_dd anda_dd studiesa_dd ina_dd thea_dd medicala_dd fields.a_dd a_dd Thea_dd
participantsa_dd hada_dd aa_dd 58%a_dd lowera_dd riska_dd ofa_dd gettinga_dd diabetes.a_dd
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wasa_dd 71%a_dd lowera_dd risk.a_dd Thea_dd effectsa_dd ofa_dd thea_dd dieta_dd anda_dd
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policya_dd cana_dd strengthena_dd thea_dd effectivenessa_dd ofa_dd aa_dd healtha_dd
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extent.
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a_dd aa_dd a_dd a_dd a_dd a_dd 8
Policiesa_dd involveda_d ina_dd ana_dd Advocacya_dd Campaign
Policya_dd refersa_dd toa_dd aa_dd coursea_dd ofa_d actiona_dd recommendeda_dd
bya_dd ana_dd individual,a_dd organizationa_dd ora_dd interesta_dd groupa_dd regardinga_dd
ana_dd issue.a_dd Politics,a_dd ona_dd thea_dd othera_dd hand,a_dd isa_d thea_d
influencea_dd througha_dd thea_dd arta_dd ofa_dd problem-solving.a_dd a_dd Ita_dd is_dd
increasinglya_dd difficulta_dd toa_dd separatea_dd policya_dd makinga_dd froma_dd
politicsa_dd in_dd eithera_dd privatea_dd ora_dd publica_dd sector.a_dd Policymakinga_dd
stagesa_dd area_dd agendaa_dd setting,a_dd formulationa_dd ofa_dd policies,a_dd
decisiona_dd making,a_dd implementationa_dd anda_dd evaluationa_dd processesa_dd
(Birkland,a_dd 2015).a_dd Duringa_dd thea_dd agenda-settinga_dd stage,a_dd interesta_dd
groupsa_dd sucha_dd asa_dd Americana_dd Diabetesa_dd Associationa_dd (ADA)a_dd
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creatinga_dd aa_dd lista_dd ofa_dd policiesa_dd issuesa_dd ora_dd proposalsa_dd anda_dd
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a_dd aa_dd a_dd a_dd a_dd a_dd 9
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