Media contact: Emily Gresham Wherle, Public Information Administrator, 859.344.5470 or Emily.Gresham-Wherle@nkyhealth.org.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
If you have diabetes, the Northern Kentucky Health Department’s diabetes program is offering a free class to learn more about the disorder.
The class is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 16, at the First Baptist Church of Elsmere, 1007 Garvey Road, Elsmere, Ky. Registration is required. A free lunch and a diabetes toolkit will be provided to those who attend.
Topics will include: what is diabetes, healthy eating, preventing complications and more. The classes will be led by a Registered Nurse/Certified Diabetes Educator and a Registered Dietitian from the Health Department.
To register for the March 16 class or for more information about the Health Department’s diabetes program, please call Joan Geohegan at 859.363.2115 or Julie Shapero at 859.363.2116.
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