The Bronx provides been especially hard strike, with approximately 150,000 adults and children affected. Albert Einstein University of Medication of Yeshiva University can help shed light on the complexities and treatments of this devastating condition during the latest installment of its ongoing Community Wellness Series. The event, ‘Diabetes: Addressing the Epidemic Among Us,’ which is held on Wednesday, 15 at 5 p June.m., is open up and absolve to the public. Food and refreshments will be provided prior to the presentations. Related StoriesType 2 diabetes drug reduces hospitalizations, death from center failureDiabetes prevention begins in the wombBariatric operation improves weight, metabolic health and quality of life in adolescents after three years’Several in 10 adults in the Bronx have diabetes,’ observed Norman Fleischer, M.D., chief of endocrinology at Montefiore and Einstein Medical Center, who’ll and moderate the function host.February 13 The initial deadline for pre-proposal submissions is, 2015. Related StoriesAmyloid PET method is effective for detecting early symptoms of Alzheimer's diseaseExperimental drug candidate aimed at combating Alzheimer's disease offers anti-aging effectsMore study needed before recommending antidepressants, Alzheimer's disease drugs for stroke recovery: Study’By leveraging our combined resources and proficiency, we believe we are able to speed up the discovery and development of new medicines for Alzheimer's disease and advantage tens of millions of people potentially,’ says Howard Fillit, MD, Founding Executive Director and Chief Science Officer at the ADDF.