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Diabetes screening event at QHC

Do you have a relative with type 1 Diabetes? The TrialNet Type 1 Diabetes Research Group is screening relatives of people with Type 1 diabetes to find out if these family members are at risk for developing diabetes.

Who can participate? First-degree relatives (sisters, brothers, parents) of people with Type 1 diabetes between the ages of

1 - 45 OR second-degree relatives (aunts, uncles, cousins) of people with Type 1 diabetes between the ages of 1 - 20.

Screening involves a simple blood test. There is no cost for the test and no special preparation is necessary.

For more information on TrialNet you can explore their website.

Screening Event Location and Time:

Location: Belleville General Hospital Diabetes Clinic - WCA 1 Diabetes Clinic

265 Dundas Street East, Belleville, ON, K8N5A9

Date & Time: Wednesday February 20 2013 from 3 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

If you would like to set up an appointment please call toll free at 1-866-699-1899