Sustainable Communities Series with Mrs. Green – The Diabetes Epidemic in America: Can It Be Stopped?
Broadcast on 2014/08/19 (PT)
A look at Southern Arizona organizations dedicated to a healthy future. This series sponsored by Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment.
Briana Biondo – Special Events Manager, American Diabetes Association
Ready for some SHOCKING statistics? The Centers for Disease Control’s latest stats on diabetes? 30 million children and adults In the US have diabetes; 86 million Americans have prediabetes. Where are we going if present trends continue? What is the economic impact? Join us to find out the VERY important role this nonprofit is playing to stem the tide, help create sustainable solutions and prevent and cure diabetes to improve the lives of thousands of people in our community.