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Crowds pound the pavement for diabetes research

The walk was held Sunday afternoon at Dynetics at Research Park. The walk was held Sunday afternoon at Dynetics at Research Park.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Hundreds turned out Sunday to raise money for a cure of type 1 diabetes.

The walk was held Sunday afternoon at Dynetics at Research Park. As many as 3 million people are affected by the chronic disease. Participants were hoping to raise more than $157,000 during the walk.

All the money raised goes to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Sunday's was one of over 200 such events planned throughout the year in the United States.

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