Altru Offers Free Diabetes Fair
Grand Forks, ND – Altru Health System will host a free diabetes management and prevention fair Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. in the Community Room at Choice Health & Fitness. Diabetes professionals will offer informational booths and activities from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. including:
- Blood sugar testing
- Blood pressure screens
- Exercise recommendations
- BMI testing
- Information on counting carbs
- Updates in diabetes care
- Coping with diabetes
Keynote speaker Dr. James Brosseau, Medical Director of the Diabetes Center at Altru, will present information on the diagnosis and management of diabetes from 5:30 – 6 p.m.
About Altru Health System
Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, a large home care network, and a congregate living facility. It employs more than 200 physicians and 3,800 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $400 million.