Diabetes forum coming to Gwinnett Center

DULUTH -- The American Diabetes Association will host an educational forum next weekend at the Gwinnett Center.

The "Faces of Diabetes" forum will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27. It will feature cooking and fitness demos, exhibitors, workshops, mini seminars, and "ask the experts" sessions.

Free health screenings -- including those for blood glucose, blood pressure, hearing, feet, eyes and tanita exams -- will also be available. Workshops and speakers will begin at 9 a.m. and run every hour, on the hour.

Admission is free.

For more information or to register, visit diabetes.org/facesATL or call 1-888-DIABETES, extension 3166.

The Gwinnett Center is located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth.