ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital Hosts Diabetes Alert Day, Activities
Monroe, Mich., March 16, 2015 – One in three adults is at high risk for developing diabetes. There are an estimated 86 million Americans who have prediabetes. With early diagnosis and treatment, people with diabetes may prevent the development of serious health problems.
ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital Diabetes Education and Nutrition Care is hosting a ADA Alert Day on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the hospital lobby, located at 718. North Macomb Street, Monroe.
Event activities include:
- Take It!
Denise Beaton, BSN, RN, CDE
Diabetes Risk Test – take the one-minute test to find out if you are at risk for type 2 diabetes
Diabetes Challenge Game – test your diabetes knowledge
- Share it!
Kristie Ashworth, RDN, CDE
9:30 a.m. Stroll through the Cafeteria – Smart breakfast foods
1:30 p.m. Stroll through the Cafeteria – Smart lunch / dinner foods
Memory Boosters – snacks to boost your brain power
Chef Luka / Stacey Spencer, RDN
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 to 4 p.m. Smoothie Samples with recipes
11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 to 6 p.m. Meal Deal – Cafeteria Special with smart choices ($)
- Step Out!
Laura Zima, BS, Exercise Physiologist, CardioVascular
11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Get moving with exercise. Demonstrations with free therabands.
For more information about ProMedica, visit www.promedica.org.