April 10 presentation to focus on managing diabetes, pre-diabetes

Dr. Ross Tanner of the Diabetes and Lipid Clinic of Alaska will present on managing diabetes and pre-diabetes at 6 p.m. April 10 at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center Seminar Room.

Participants will learn ways to manage diabetes and pre-diabetes with diet, exercise and medications, and learn how to prevent serious health complications related to diabetes.

Dietary planning will be discussed at length, with a focus on the new American Diabetes Association guidelines. There will be snacks that are healthy-lifestyle friendly. 

Dr. Tanner is now taking appointments for his clinics on April 11, 24 and 25. 

For more information,  call 235-0310.