Central New York Diabetes Education Program Hosts “Trading Up”

Media Contact: 
Caitlin McCann
Communications Specialist
(315) 624-5433
cmccann@mvnhealth.com
An Adult Support Group for Those with Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes
Release Date: 
Oct 24, 2013

The Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program’s new adult support group for those with diabetes and pre-diabetes, “Trading Up,” will host the fourth meeting of the year on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, at 6:30pm in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. New members are welcome to attend. The group provides an outlet for people to give and receive both emotional and practical support as well as to exchange information. Attendees have the opportunity to speak with others who are living similar lifestyles and dealing with the daily impact of diabetes management.

Each meeting includes the most current news and information about diabetes and provides a conversation forum between members. The topics for discussion are introduced by the group’s peer leaders. 

Please RSVP by Tuesday, November 12, 2013, by calling (315) 624-5620 or email cjacobus@mvnhealth.com. Those responding should leave their full name and telephone number.

The Central New York Diabetes Education Program is a cooperative effort of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

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