Defeating Diabetes title of free talk

Defeating Diabetes, a presentation by Steve Blake, will take place at 7 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St., in Wailuku.

Attendees will learn how to defeat diabetes with diet and lifestyle changes, according to a news release.

The presentation will show how a successful program results in freedom from insulin and a reversal of diabetes. Results include weight loss, pain reduction, blood sugar reduction, cholesterol reduction and results beginning in two weeks.

Blake offers classes at the University of Hawaii. He has taught classes at Stanford University, at McLean Hospital and on the Boston University medical campus, according to the release. Blake’s latest book is titled “Arthritis Relief.”

Admission to this Vegetarian Society of Hawaii event is free, and refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 280-6865 or email