Freeman Health System is elevating awareness about Type 2 diabetes and inspiring people to discover out in the event that they’re in danger for creating the illness throughout American Diabetes Association Alert Day.
The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the moment at Freeman Hospital West, 1102 W. 32nd St., in the primary foyer.
Freeman diabetes educators will help members in finishing a diabetes danger evaluation and supply wellness tips to forestall Type 2 diabetes. Healthy food samples, a cooking demonstration, a yoga tutorial and prize drawings may also be provided.
According to American Diabetes Association, Type 2 diabetes accounts for greater than 90 % of all instances of recognized diabetes in American adults. The illness could be prevented via way of life modifications comparable to dropping weight, growing bodily exercise and weight-reduction plan.