Choosing a healthy lifestyle offers rewards beyond your own personal wellness. Recently two participants in the Wisdom of the Elders Radio Program (Series Three) were honored by Rose High Bear of WISDOM, as they were recognized as role models for others. Both successfully completed their lifestyle changes and completed their personal programs while learning to live with Type II Diabetes.
Yakama Tribe’s Diabetes Coordinator, Evelyn Umtuch and to Delores George, who reminds us that “people talk about alcoholism, but food can kill you too.”
Ernest Wahtomy (Lemhi Shoshone) successfully met the challenge of diabetes and shares his experiences in the following lessons.