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Learn about diabetes at YMCA

 Posted: 4:15 PM November 12, 2012

The Ashland Family YMCA will offer the public a free diabetes screening from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, in the YMCA lobby.

The Ashland Y is partnering with Oregon Health & Science University's School of Nursing to bring this service to the community. The Y will also present a free lecture at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, focusing on diabetes prevention through healthy food choices.

Local YMCA officials said awareness and education are essential for people to make good lifestyle choices.

To learn more about the Ashland Family YMCA/OHSU free diabetes screening and diabetes lecture, please contact Andy Eck at

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