Novi, MI (October 31, 2007)--- November is American Diabetes Month and the Botsford Wellness Complex is hosting a free Diabetes Fair on Saturday, November 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The fair will include cooking demonstrations and vendor booths including an "Ask the Diabetes Nurse" booth. There will also be a seminar on diabetes and exercise at 9:00 a.m. and a seminar on medications at noon. Raffle prizes will be part of the program.
The fair will be located at the Botsford Center for Health Improvement at 39750 Grand River Ave. in Novi. The Botsford Center for Health Improvement is the first medical model fitness center in Metro Detroit. More than a health club, the Botsford Center for Health Improvement offers a "medical model" approach to all of its programs, integrating fitness, lifestyle and behavior management with medical and clinical practices. To learn more, please contact the Botsford Center for Health Improvement at (248) 473-3100 or log on to www.botsford.org/bchi.
Botsford Hospital, an independent 330-bed community hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2006 Governor's Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting, and, in 2007, a three-year recertification as a Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Botsford's Web address is www.botsford.org.
MEDIA CONTACT: Nancy Dumas, Beth Montalvo or Stacy Brand
PHONE: (248) 442-7986