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Managing Diabetes – Supermarket Tour

May 8, 2018

Supermarket Tour Offers Onsite Shopping Tips about Managing Diabetes
Free tour led by diabetes educators

The Northern Kentucky Health Department and Northern Kentucky Diabetes Coalition will host a free supermarket tour to educate people with diabetes, those at risk of diabetes and their loved ones about healthy shopping tips.

  • Florence, Ky.
    6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    Meijer located at 4990 Houston Road

The tour will be led by a certified diabetes educator and/or a registered dietitian. Participants will stroll the supermarket while learning about label reading, carbohydrate counting while grocery shopping and pharmacy resources. They also will receive a reusable shopping bag filled with information and product samples.

Space is limited. Registration is required. To register, email the participant’s name and contact information to NKYDiabetesCoalition@gmail.com or call Julie Shapero at 859-363-2116. Registrants should meet in the café area of the store, located near the produce department.

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The Northern Kentucky Health Department provides high quality public health services to more than 400,000 residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant and Kenton Counties, with a goal of preventing disease, promoting wellness and protecting against health threats. The Health Department seeks to be a nationwide leader in public health and was one of the first in the country to earn national public health accreditation. For more information, visit www.nkyhealth.org.