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Extension office to host “Dining with Diabetes”

Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017

Huntington County Extension Office, in partnership with Parkview Huntington Hospital, will offer “Dining with Diabetes” classes on April 12 and 18 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Two sessions will be presented each day for a total of four sessions. Total cost is $35 per person.

This program is for diabetics or those at risk for diabetes and their caregivers, but it is also helpful to anyone interested in diabetes or friends and family of a diabetic. Participants will learn how to lessen the health risks of diabetes. Topics covered include food choice, diet planning, healthy cooking, portion control, medical indicator awareness and healthy activity levels for those with diabetes. Participants watch food preparation presentations, taste test and take home recipes.

Classes will be held at the Courthouse Annex conference room, 1340 S. Jefferson Street. Please reserve a seat before April 8.

Call the Extension Office at (260) 358-4826 or email kdhinsha@purdue.edu to reserve a spot. For more information about “Dining with Diabetes” or other Extension programs, call or stop by the office.