Media contact: Emily Gresham Wherle, Public Information Administrator, 859.344.5470 or Emily.Gresham-Wherle@nkyhealth.org.
Monday, January 4, 2016
If you resolved to get healthy this year, and want to learn how to better control your diabetes, you can get practical tips to manage the disease in 2016 and beyond at a free class on Saturday, Jan. 9. Diabetes educators from the Northern Kentucky Health Department are offering the comprehensive education from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Health Department’s District Office, 610 Medical Village Drive, Edgewood, 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.
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