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Phoenixville Hospital offers free Diabetes health fair


By From Phoenixville Hospital

Thursday, November 1, 2012

November is American Diabetes Awareness Month, and to celebrate Phoenixville Hospital will offer a free program on Diabetes onSaturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to noon at 826 Main Street, Suite 300, in Phoenixville. Important information will be provided about nutrition, exercise, glucometers, diabetes supplies, weight loss, medications and insulin pumps.
The Health Fair will feature knowledgeable speakers Herbert Fischer M.D., Cardiologist; Ravi D. Patel M.D., Ophthalmology; and Barbara O’Connor R.N., Certified Diabetes Educator. Free eye screenings will also be provided on-site by the Moore Eye Institute.
To register for this important Diabetes Awareness program, call 610.983.1022 or email Barbara_O’connor@chs.net.