Diabetes seminar set for Aug. 24

DULUTH — A free diabetes seminar is scheduled for Aug. 24 at the Gwinnett Center as part of the Festival of India.

Dr. Nazeera Dawood of the Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness will moderate an expert panel of diabetes educators and doctors. The 11 a.m. seminar will include a discussion, workshop and question and answer session.

Dawood said she hopes the seminar clears the myths about diabetes and how prevention can happen through lifestyle changes and community support.