The Laurencekirk Patients’ Participation Group, in association with the local medical practice have organised a community event to raise awareness and reduce the risks of developing Type 2 diabetes.
More than one in sixteen people in the UK develop diabetes – currently 3.9m people are living with diabetes. Of the 700 new cases diagnosed daily 90% have Type 2 Diabetes
Patients from Laurencekirk, Auchenblae and Edzell practices are invited to attend. The speaker, Dr Kerstin Box is a GP and has specialist training in diabetes.
There will be an opportunity to ask questions and to find out more about our local services.
The event is being held on Thursday 30th March 2017 at 7.00pm in the Venue, (behind the Masonic Hall) High Street, Laurencekirk. For further information from Laurencekirk PPG contact Mike Robson, firstname.lastname@example.org.