MCDH offers blood screening and diabetes self-management classes
Contact Keri Zaleski
(815)-334-4456; cell (815)-236-3238
WOODSTOCK IL – If you have resolved to eat healthier but are having trouble getting started, McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) is offering a no-cost Diabetes Prevention workshop designed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Beginning in July, the twelve-month, 22 session workshop helps prevent Type 2 diabetes through behavioral and lifestyle changes that focus on weight loss and increased physical activity. Learn more about the workshop by signing up for one of four overview sessions scheduled for June 24th or 26th, July 10th or 15th. To register for an overview session or the workshop please visit www.mcdh.info or call Carol at 815-334-4580.
On Friday, June 28th, McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) is conducting a no-cost blood sugar screening at Sage YMCA, 701 Manor Road in Crystal Lake. McHenry County residents can stop in between 8:30 a.m. and noon for a free blood glucose check and information on diabetes prevention and management.
For more information visit the Health Department website at www.mcdh.info or call Carol at 815-334-4580.