Free Pre-Diabetes Class Being Offered by Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate

February 28, 2013

What:              Free Pre-Diabetes Class in Honor of National Diabetes Alert Day

When:             Tuesday, March 26, 2-3 p.m.

Where:           Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate, 2019 State Street, New Albany 

How:               Space is limited, so register early by calling 1-800-4-SOURCE (1-800-476-8723).

According to the American Diabetes Association’s 2011 statistics, 25.8 million Americans have diabetes; with an astonishing 7.0 million of those individuals currently undiagnosed and not receiving critical treatment for their disease.  Additionally, the ADA estimates that 79 million Americans currently suffer from a condition known as pre-diabetes, a treatable precursor to type-2 diabetes.

In honor of National Diabetes Alert Day on Tuesday, March 26, the Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate will offer a free pre-diabetes class.  Attendees will learn how to reduce their risk of developing type 2 diabetes and set goals for living healthier.  Class is normally $25, but is being offered free of charge on this day.

Space is limited and registration is required. Call 1-800-4-SOURCE (1-800-476-8723) to register today.