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Connections: Healthy Friday - Diabetes

May 15, 2015

In this hour, we’re talking about a condition that affects nearly 10 percent of the population, and by 2050 as many as one in three American adults will have it. One out of every four Americans 65 and older already has it. It’s diabetes. We talk with Joseph Stankaitis, Chief Medical Officer for the Monroe Plan. and Travis Heider, Executive Director of the American Diabetes Association in Rochester.