Lions Diabetes Awareness Seminar at Ben Franklin Apothecary

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Duncanville Lions Club – The Duncanville Lions Club would like to invite citizens in the Best Southwest region of Dallas to attend a Diabetes Awareness Event on Tuesday, Nov. 14th (World Diabetes Day). Partnering with Ben Franklin Apothecary & Methodist Charlton Medical Clinic, the event will help residents identify health warning signs & risks associated with diabetes & pre-diabetes.

Activities will include:

  • Presentation from Diabetes Specialist from Methodist Charlton
  • Q/A with Specialist & Pharmacist
  • Healthy Snacks giveaways at session
  • Free giveaways to participants

The World Health Organization estimates that over 422 million people worldwide have diabetes, a growing world epidemic that is expected to affect over 642 million by 2040. With these statistics and concerns in mind, Lions around the globe have taken action through several Diabetes programs. The Lions Clubs’ work supports diabetes awareness, education, prevention, detection, control, and research.

Join us at Ben Franklin Apothecary, 302 N. Main Street, in Downtown Duncanville on Tuesday, Nov. 14th from 5:30-7 pm. For more information, visit www.duncanvillelions.com or call (972) 298-4936.

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