Local diabetes support group meets

2015-07-30 06:00

The Uitenhage Diabetes Support Group will have its monthly meeting on Wednesday, August 5th (18:00) at the Andries Marais Boardroom at Netcare Cuyler Hospital. The aim of the support group is to assist people with diabetes living in the Despatch and Uitenhage regions to understand more about how to control this lifelong condition and how to avoid the nasty complications of uncontrolled diabetes.

The special guest during the forthcoming meeting will be Barbara Foot, a qualified pharmacist who works as a Diabetes Educator at the Medical Department. She previously, for 15 years, was employed at Lilly pharmaceutical company in the Diabetes portfolio.

“I am passionate about helping people live healthily with their condition,” said Foot.

)For further information regarding the Uitenhage Diabetes Support Group contact Razya Nathoo on 082 651 1720 or Martin Prinsloo 082 579 9059 or 041 367 2810

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