Lamar-PA will offer free diabetes workshop on April 22
Lamar State College-Port Arthur will present a free two-hour educational workshop about Type 2 diabetes on Tuesday, April 22, in Room 422 of the LSC-PA Student Center, 1600 Procter St.
The "Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes" worship, which runs from 6-8 p.m., includes a lecture, plus interactive and live demonstrations to help attendees learn how to eat with enjoyment while still managing their blood glucose in the ranges recommended by the American Diabetes Association.
The latest in diabetes glucose meters and medications, supplies, nutritional items and exercise equipment will be on display. Participants also will receive community and Internet resources for diabetics.
Funding for the workshop is provided by a grant from the Texas Department of State Health Services and the Texas Diabetes Council in collaboration with the Texas Cooperative Extension.
To register, call 727-2191 ext. 8461 or 984-6230.