A Cambodian case study finds that people developing diabetes today have parents who went hungry in the 1970s. So many adults in Cambodia are getting diabetes at such a young age, it's unbelievable. "You
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Last year was the driest for most of California since record-keeping began in 1849. That's caused stress for farmers, state officials, and the federal government, which has lined up aid packages and legislation