Diabetes is becoming a health issue for many more of our citizens than at any other time. Understanding the disease and learning how to manage it is extremely important and can do much in preserving a person's health and longevity.
Lucas Research is offering a free class on Saturday, February 24 at the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum. The session will be from 8:30 until 12:30. Admission is free, but seating is limited. To attend the school, go to www.LucasResearch.org to reserve your spot.
Topics to be covered are:
*What is diabetes?
*Types of diabetes?
*Diagnosis & treatment of diabetes
*Research in diabetes
*Good Carbs, Better Carbs
*Proteins, fats, and food labels
There will be a lot of time for you to ask your own questions, so come prepared! Plus, you'll be able to learn from other people's questions as well.
There will be chef demonstrations and refreshments by The Flame Banquet Center.
For more information, call the Lucas Research office at 252-222-5700.