645 Elmwood Ave.Providence, RIMonday, April 149 a.m. – Noon
112 Washington St.Central Falls, RIWednesday, April 305 p.m. – 8 p.m.
393 Broad St. (back entrance)Providence, RISaturday, May 179 a.m. – Noon
620 Potters Ave.Providence, RIWednesday, May 285 p.m. – 8 p.m.
475 Cranston St.Providence, RISaturday, June 149 a.m. – Noon
39 East Ave.Pawtucket, RISaturday, June 289 a.m. – Noon
Join Lifespan Community Health Services, the Hallett Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology and Gateway Healthcare for free diabetes screenings throughout April, May and June.
Nearly 20 percent of African American adults, and 13 percent of Latino adults, have diagnosed or undiagnosed diabetes. Heart-damaging dyslipidemia and hypertension are also more prevalent among minority communities.
Don't let diabetes sneak up on you!
Early detection and action can reduce negative outcomes, but these conditions do not always exhibit symptoms, making it necessary for anyone with risk factors to get regular screenings.