- The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Diabetes and Hypertension Association will be hosting a Diabetes Symposium tomorrow November 14th, 2018.
The symposium is one of several activities being held to raise awareness of diabetes during the month of November and to celebrate World Diabetes Day on November 14 under the theme “The Family and Diabetes”.
Rosita King, President of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Diabetes and Hypertension Association says the symposium will be held from 8:30am to 3:00pm at Frenches House.
She said it is geared towards persons recently diagnosed with diabetes, persons living with this non-communicable disease as well as their families.
Mrs. King said they are also planning to host a community awareness activity in Belair, and on November 30 there will be a diabetes health fair at the site of the old Treasury Building in Kingstown from 9:00am – 3:00pm