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Native American in PGA Works on Health Issues

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by Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The PGA Tour’s first full-blooded Native American golfer and his nonprofit foundation are working to improve Native American health.

Notah Begay spoke to a crowd in December at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center and said childhood obesity “drastically impacts everyone in this room, because of the huge health care costs coming down the road” if the issue isn’t seriously addressed, the Albuquerque Journal reported.

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