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Learn to live with Diabetes

By Staff | Apr 29, 2010

WAILUKU — The fifth annual Diabetes Maui Style event will be held Saturday, May 1, with the theme “Learning to Live with Diabetes.

From 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the University of Hawaii Maui College Pilina Building (Multipurpose Room), attendees can learn about healthy eating, being active, monitoring, taking medications, problem solving, reducing risks and healthy coping. Speakers will discuss each of these necessary components to controlling this chronic condition.

This free event, organized through the sponsorship of Hui No Ke Ola Pono Inc., will also feature a food demonstration, health exhibits, blood glucose and cholesterol testing, a healthy lunch and door prizes. Call 244-4647.