Media contact: Emily Gresham Wherle, Public Information Administrator, 859.344.5470 or Emily.Gresham-Wherle@nkyhealth.org.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Get practical tips to manage your diabetes through the holiday season and in to the New Year. Diabetes educators from the Northern Kentucky Health Department are offering comprehensive education during a free class from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 22, at the Florence Fire Department, 1152 Weaver Road, Florence, Ky.
Registration is required. Lunch and a diabetes toolkit will be provided.
Topics will include: what is diabetes, healthy eating, preventing complications and more. The class will be led by a Registered Nurse/Certified Diabetes Educator and a Registered Dietitian from the Health Department.
For more information and to register for the class or for information about the Health Department’s diabetes control program, please call Joan Geohegan at 859.363.2115 or Julie Shapero at 859.363.2116 or visit http://www.nkyhealth.org/Current-Programs/Diabetes-Class.aspx.
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