28650 Newhall Ranch Rd
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
American Diabetes Association partners with Oakmont to present “Diabetes 101”
The American Diabetes Association presents an informative discussion on diabetes to educate Oakmont and community residents on diabetes, the importance of knowing their risk, and available programming for preventing Type 2 diabetes. This educational lecture will be given by the Prevent T2 program, a 12-month lifestyle change program designed to help people adopt healthy habits to reduce the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes is a serious disease that strikes nearly 30 million Americans including 1 in 10 people living in the Santa Clarita Valley. Senior citizens have an increased risk of the disease. The Association will provide free health screenings, cooking demonstrations, exercise demonstrations, diabetes workshops, giveaways and more. Lunch will be provided.
ABOUT THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION
The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight to Stop Diabetes and its deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. For the past 75 years, our mission has been to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. For more information please call the American Diabetes Association at 1-800-DIABETES (800-342-2383) or the Los Angeles office at 323.966.2890 or visit www.diabetes.org Find the Los Angeles office on Facebook (adalosangeles), Twitter (@ada_losangeles) and Instagram (@adalosangeles).