Out of the more than 30 million people in the United States who have diabetes, one in four of them do not know they have it. Students from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy, will be presenting a session on diabetes and how it affects your body. Students will discuss the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes and ways to avoid type 2 diabetes. They will also emphasize some treatment options for diabetes including lifestyle changes and medications.
Osteoporosis is commonly a silent disease until a fracture ensues. Luckily, there are ways to prevent this from occurring! Students from the UW – Madison School of Pharmacy will be presenting on osteoporosis and how to prevent bone loss. Students will discuss many of the risk factors, treatment options, and steps to lower the risks for this bone disease. Put down your phones and come learn about bones!
UW Pharmacy Health Presentations
Monday, February 4 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
One in four older adults falls every year in the United States. We don’t want this to be you! Students from the University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Pharmacy will be presenting on how to prevent falls and the relationship between falls and depression. Come on y’all, come learn about how not to fall!
Friday December 7 10:00 – 10:45 AM
Friday, November 9 10:00 – 10:45 AM