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Get the Facts about Insulin

By Janet Maurice on 3/1/2016
The Diabetes Education & Support Group at Griffin Hospital will host two free talks about insulin on Tues., March 8 at 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the hospital, 130 Division St., Derby.

The discussions will provide a complete overview of insulin, including, insulin basics, different types, ways to inject, where to inject, storage, tips for taking, myths vs. facts, side effects and managing an insulin plan.

The 2:30 p.m. session will be in Dining Room Conference Room 2 and the 6:30 p.m. session will be in Dining Room Conference Room 1. Free valet parking is available for the 2:30 p.m. session.

The Diabetes Education & Support Group meets September - June on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss the management of diabetes, its challenges and day-to-day dietary concerns. Anyone with diabetes and their families are welcome to attend. No registration is required.

For more information, call Mary Swansiger at 203-732-1137.

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