Free diabetes seminar planned for Wagram

By: Staff report

WAGRAM — A free community health and wellness seminar will be held on Feb. 7 to raise awareness about a range of topics around diabetes that will include foot care, hypertension, and obesity.

This event will be held at the Wagram Recreation Center in Wagram. The seminar begins at 5:30 p.m.

Light refreshments will be provided during the event. Registration is not required.

Dr. Matthew Manzo, of Wagram Family Practice, will hold a panel discussion about diabetes care starting at 6 pm. Scotland Wound Healing Center will also be a part of the panel to discuss diabetes care. A question-and-answer segment will also follow this event.

Scotland Wound Healing Center will offer free foot screenings at this event.

Manzo is a graduate of Michigan State’s School of Osteopathic Medicine and has more than 25 years of experience in family health care. Wagram Family Practice is an affiliate of Scotland Health Care System.

For information, call 910-291-6933.

Staff report