Making her rounds as a home-health care nurse, Patty Larraga of
“Diabetes is a very insidious or sneaky disease,” says Larraga. “People walk around for many years, oftentimes, and don’t even know it.”
Larraga began volunteering her time to find those with diabetes — and teach them how to lead healthier lives and avoid life-threatening complications. She founded the
A $50,000 grant from United Methodist Health Ministry Fund is helping the organization expand its programs.