Diabetes program at Margaretville

Margaretville — Dr. Amelia Conte-Russian will offer a free presentation on Diabetes Education/Management on Wednesday, Aug. 19 starting at 6 p.m. in Club Med at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville.
The topics will include: the cause of diabetes, types of diabetes, side effects of diabetes and medications. The emphasis of the program will be placed on prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Anyone interested in participating is asked to pre-register by calling the Margaretville Family Health Center at 845 586-3888 or the Roxbury Family Health Center at 607 326-4145.
Mountainside Residential Care Center, an 82-bed skilled nursing facility and Margaretville Hospital, a 15-bed acute care hospital, are members of HealthAlliance.