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Diabetes Lecture
Media Contact Information:
Alicia Gonzalez
(818) 409-6604
or (818) 800-3113
gonzala1@ah.org

The Diabetes Center at Glendale Adventist Medical Center To Host Free Diabetes Education Seminar on Sunday, November 13

Diabetes is a devastating disease and is increasing at alarming rates, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) there are 79 million people that have pre-Diabetes and don't know it! To increase awareness about this devastating epidemic, Dr. Yoshi Rahm will be speaking about the disease on Sunday, Nov. 13, from 9 to 10:30 AM at Glendale Adventist Medical Center (Main Auditorium), 1509 Wilson Terrace, Glendale.

Recent numbers by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention paint a desperate situation of where we are at, and where we are headed

Every 17 seconds, someone is diagnosed with diabetes.

Diabetes kills more people each year than breast cancer and AIDS combined.

Recent estimates project that as many as 1 in 3 American adults will have diabetes in 2050 unless we take steps to Stop Diabetes.

The event is free and refreshments will be provided. For more information, please call (818) 409-8100.