(Breese, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital has been providing diabetes support to the community for 34 years. On Monday, November 4 at 6 p.m., the diabetes support group will celebrate at their annual holiday party. The event will take place in the Heritage Room at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese.
 
Community members living with diabetes, along with their family and/or caregiver are invited to attend this fun and educational night. Test your knowledge and become better informed about diabetes and self-care. Refreshments will be provided.
 
“We are excited to celebrate 34 years of diabetes support,” said Megan Stanley, diabetes nurse educator. “Diabetes is very common, but it can be difficult to manage. The support group offers additional help and information to those with diabetes and their caregivers to live a better life with diabetes.”
 
The Diabetes Support Group is open to those with diabetes and their family members. Caregivers are also invited. Reservations are not required. For more information, please contact Megan at (618) 526-5743 or megan.stanley@hshs.org.

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