Healthy Holiday Preparation Focus of Diabetes Meeting

Free Support Gathering on November 1 at Shawano Medical Center

The holidays can be a trying time for people who watch what they eat, including people living with diabetes.

The free Diabetes Support Group will look at healthy holiday preparations when it meets at 9 a.m., Thurs., Nov. 1, in the Pine Room at Shawano Medical Center. Registered dietitian Lenore Wespetal will discuss holiday foods, recipes and stocking stuffer ideas for people with diabetes.

For more information on the Diabetes Support Group, please contact Nancy Heiman at (715) 524-1515.

Shawano Medical Center is a nonprofit hospital in Shawano. It serves 35,000 people in Shawano, Menominee, and surrounding counties. Shawano Medical Center includes a critical-access (25-bed) hospital, Wellness Works, Sports Medicine, and Shawano Community Hospice.

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