Northwest NEWS

Nevember 6, 2000

Local News

Top Foods offers diabetes information

WOODINVILLE - Top Food & Drug in Woodinville has joined forces with the American Diabetes Association to help increase awareness about diabetes and the importance of early detection and treatment. On Thursday, Nov. 9, a special event will take place at the store.
   A complimentary store class/tour "Nutrition and Label Reading for Diabetes Management" will be conducted from 10-11 a.m. by Doris Barnhart M.A. R.D. All participants will receive a complimentary Diabetes Program Shopping Guide and free samples.
   A complimentary foot screening will take place from 4-6 p.m. Dr. William Boegel DPM, Chair of the American Diabetes Month Foot Screening Program, will conduct complimentary foot screenings in the consultation room located in the Pharmacy Department. This is intended for only those individuals who have diabetes and are at risk for health complications. Free literature and samples will also be available.
   Preregistration is required for the class/tour and foot screening. Call 425-398-6722 to sign up and for questions.