Diabetes Awareness

This week on WCLK's The Local Take(Saturdays 8am) we're talking Diabetes with Tracey D. Brown, President and CEO of the American Diabetes Association.  She recently released a statement regarding the alarming rate of COVID-19 in underserved communities mostly in the Black and Latinx areas. 

Daniel Borman

The Third Annual Local Take Community Health Forum takes place on Saturday, December 5 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Northlake Mall, 4800 Briarcliff Road, NE Atlanta, GA 30345.   I'll be your host for an afternoon-long public event designed to help families achieve a healthier 2016.

The Local Take promotes Diabetes Awareness Month this November by speaking with Publix Pharmacist, Ashley Johnson, about their events taking place Saturday, November 7 at various stores in Greater Atlanta. These hour-long diabetes workshops will educate consumers about healthy food choices, counting carbohydrates and the basics around living with and preventing diabetes.  The events are scheduled throughout the day at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on  Saturday, November 7 across the Atlanta area.