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The Science behind Type II Diabetes

Location: UCB 100

In 2012, 29.1 million Americans had diabetes and it was the 7th leading cause of death in 2010. In this presentation, Dr. Gotshalk will:
• introduce diabetes
• describe the physiological facts of diabetes including insulin control of blood sugar
• discuss mechanisms for health problems due to diabetes
• discuss the effects of stress on diabetes
• present why diabetes will be one of the greatest killers in our society in terms of genetic evolution; and
• share his thoughts on how to incorporate preventive actions to stop the international onslaught of type II diabetes

For disability accommodation, call 974-7664 (V), 974-7002 (TTY) by December 7

For more information, contact: ccecs@hawaii.edu 974-7664

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