In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, St. John's Diabetes Education
will hold a type 2 diabetes screening on Tuesday, November 10th from 9:00
am to 4:00 pm. The screening will include checking each person's weight,
blood sugar levels, A1C, and blood pressure as well as providing basic
People at risk for type 2 diabetes are those who have more than one of
the following conditions: are over the age of 45; have a family history
of diabetes; are overweight; do not exercise regularly; have low HDL cholesterol,
high triglycerides, or high blood pressure; and, in the case of women,
had gestational diabetes.
The suggested donation for the screening is $10.
Call 739-7620 for information and to schedule your appointment.
Media Contact: Karen Connelly,
St. John's Medical Center in Jackson, Wyoming, offers patient-centered
care, clinical excellence, and community wellness through a full-service
hospital, primary care and specialty physician practices, and a long-term
care Living Center. For more information, visit tetonhospital.org