Anyone living with or wishing to learn more about diabetes is welcome to attend a free Diabetes Health Fair sponsored by the Tyrone Hospital Diabetes Center.
Those who attend the event can access representatives from Tyrone Hospital’s diabetes care team for a variety of information about diabetes and diabetes care.
The event will include: free diabetes risk assessment and self-management education; the latest information on nutrition; free blood pressure, blood glucose and total blood cholesterol screening; free I-step digital foot scan and body mass index screening; information on the link between diabetes and heart health; vision care with diabetes; how to keep your kidneys healthy; the latest glucometers; diabetes medication options; trends in diabetes footwear and stress relief with reconnective healing and reflexology with free mini sessions offered.
Organizations with professionals on – site for the event include: the Tyrone Hospital Diabetes Center, Tyrone Hospital Nutrition Services Department, Tyrone Hospital Cardiology Services, Tyrone Hospital Laboratory, Tyrone Fitness and Wellness Center, Heimer Eye Care Associates, DaVita- Tyrone Kidney Dialysis Center, Shoe Fly Stores, Community Pharmacy and Crystal Gail Connections.
In addition to educational information and free health screenings, attendees can enjoy complimentary refreshments, giveaways, door prizes and free one day passes to the Tyrone Fitness and Wellness Center.
The Diabetes Health Fair will be held Tuesday March 27th from 9am – 1pm in the main lobby at Tyrone Hospital located at 187 Hospital Drive in Tyrone PA.
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