Loma Linda, Calif. (PRWEB) September 02, 2014
Loma Linda University Health Drayson Center Preventive Care Clinic will focus on diabetes prevention and lifestyle issues at the upcoming 3rd annual LLU Health Symposium.
The two-day event, free and open to the public, is set for 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, at the Randall Visitor Center (adjacent to the Del E. Webb Memorial Library), 11072 Anderson St., Loma Linda, Calif.; and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13, at Loma Linda University Church, 11125 Campus St., Loma Linda, Calif.
Topics to be discussed and speakers at the symposium include: “Diabetes and Stress,” with Dr. Hildemar Dos Santos; “Diabetes and Exercise,” with Dr. Ronald Rea; “Diabetes and Diet,” with Dr. Maryellen Westerberg; and “Diabetes and Supplements,” with Dr. Hildemar Dos Santos.
In 2012, more than 29 million children and adults in the United States, or 9.3 percent of the population, had diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association.
For more information, call: 909-651-5077.
About Loma Linda University Health (LLUH)
Loma Linda University Health includes Loma Linda University's eight professional schools, Loma Linda University Medical Center's six hospitals and more than 800 faculty physicians located in the Inland Empire of Southern California. Established in 1905, LLUH is a global leader in education, research and clinical care. It offers over 100 academic programs and provides quality health care to 40,000 inpatients and 1.5 million outpatients each year. A Seventh-day Adventist organization, LLUH is a faith-based health system with a mission "to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ."